Carved Wood Milliner's Head

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Rare, carved wood milliner’s head
French, c.1820. Wonderfully folky face, reminiscent of New England tombstone angels. 

 

Literature: 
Hofer, Margaret and Olsen, Roberta, Making it Modern, the Folk Art Collection of Elie and Viola Nadelman (New York Historical Society, 2015)

 

H. 13.5 in.

 

$3200
 

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