Vintage sleigh EUROPEAN hand painted GESSO hand carved CHERUB PUTTO MAIDEN heavenly. Beautiful hand sculpted decorative arts wooden sleigh with iron rails. Perhaps, Scandinavian folk art or Italian (unknown) figural hounds fleur des lis hearts foliage - florals. Statement maker for the upcoming Christmas décor please, contact for additional photos.
This piece has it all. Sculpted smiling female figure flanked on either side by her carved black dogs.
Tiered sleigh with two different hand painted scenes. Putto baby set in a woodland landscape blowing his horn. Lovely long-haired maiden again, set in woodland landscape. Rear sleigh step in painted floral and buds.
Sleigh back and sides are intricately carved foliage, acanthus leaves and fleur des lis with folksy hearts mounted atop of the iron & wood ski rails. Some age / usage gesso paint wear / couple of dryness cracks at rear seat joints as shown in photo #8. Small protruding nail at runner at shown in last photo - upper edge (easily fixed by end user). Some dust I only did a light damp wipe.
20.5 L x 15 H x 9 W (at widest point). Vintage / antique - perhaps, early 1900s. A gorgeous and well-crafted piece of folk art.
Feedback will be left when feedback is received. Overseas buyers: Europe, UK, Asia, China, Russia, Australia, Japan, etc. If applicable; it is the buyers responsibility. 1 HOUR OUTSIDE OF TORONTO. 24 x 10 x 17.
The item "Vintage sleigh EUROPEAN hand painted GESSO hand carved CHERUB PUTTO MAIDEN iron" is in sale since Saturday, November 24, 2018. This item is in the category "Art\Folk Art & Indigenous Art". The seller is "uptowngirl3113" and is located in St George Brant, Ontario. This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America.