Folk(e)sy

Unsophisticated Arts by Barbara Jones,
reprint of 1951 original,
c.200pp. hb. fully illustrated ,
£30
1930s rabbit fur covered 'laplander' doll,
£85
1940s knitted toy booklet,
with a fine selection of characters, including Pip, Squeak and Wilfred,
including Ben the Beggar, Pricilla Puss, and Billy the Bunny!

one-off utility felt dachshund, solid and sturdy, with gilt collar, made to 1940s pattern,

one-off utility felt running hare, made to 1940s pattern, £120

Folkestone prize pooch in battered silver frame, c.15cms. high.

worn and loved painted beadwork purse

Scottish souvenir postcard scenes, original mounted as pictures, with tartan decorative borders, original lamination with integral stand support, c.1950s.
£8 each
Edinburgh Castle / top image sold
one of Henry Vlll's wives in tapestry, feather filled cushion,
c.39cms. high,
(all six unlucky wives are here!)
£350 for the set of six
feather filled cushion with Kentish oast tapestry scene,


1930s intricately hand embroidered square mat , punch needlework, c.27cms. x 28.5cms.
£30

1940s felt applique bag,
£85
handcoloured silver foil on glass picture of galleon, c.29cms. (h)

scallop shell ashtray/card tray £6
c.1930s shell encrusted inkwell £55
Margate shell lady £5


sweet small shell necklace,
would benefit from restringing,
c.39cms
£10
c.1920 shell encrusted anchor memento,
c.15cms.


remnant of old figurative claypipes,
like De Gaulle profile,
£4 each (rt hand one sold)

geometric pattern Isle of Wight coloured sand ornament, c.9cms. with original label on sealed base (h)
£20

c.1960s 'kodachrome' colour Folkestone International Folklore Festival postcards,

handpainted leather matchbook holder


enamelled chrome Society of International Folk Dancing pin badge

1940s utility wirework brooches,
£25 each
GVl 1940s naval portrait photo in eglomise glass frame,
c.1920 ferrotype studio portrait
£30
C.1900 ferrotype group portrait,
£40
scarce original c.1930 Dryad Press, 16pp booklet with 13 inserted patterns, English Smocks by Alice Armes,
£55
clutch of 19th century glazed ceramic dummy eggs for broody hens,
£20 each

Pastel 1930s portrait of horses
Clulow Child 'Barbara and Ploughboy'
signed pastel and bodycolour portrait of beloved horses,
dated 1939, c. 16.5" / 42cms. x 13"/ 33cms.
'Linda and Nell' framed pastel,`c.10" x 14"
signed and dated 1939 by Clulow Child,
£30
smooth old 'vulcanised' rubber cow ornament (old split to front legs), 7cms.(l)
sold
Edwardian woven 'stevengraph' bookmarks,
£20 each
right hand one sold
Folksongs of Olde England by Tim Hart and Maddy Prior, classic 1968 lp
£15
unusual 1951 easter hockey festival competition Folkestone souvenir miniature stick,
c.13" / 33cms.
with original card tag,

enamelled toby jug ( beer) badge,
on original card,
20th century English Songs lp, vol.3,
featuring Benjamin Britten on piano and Peter Pears,

remember to check all our other pages for lovely things too! www.rennart.co.uk

sadly you missed British Folk Art exhibition at Tate Britain - 31 August 2014


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to order any of the above and to advise postage costs please
contact Karen and Paul

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Folkestone
Kent
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