Snowflake Table



Attributed to John Scholl (1827-1916), Germania, Pennsylvania

c. 1907-1915

carved pine with original polychromed finish and wire

Ht. 75", W. 26", D. 23"

Provenance: the artist’s family; Adele Earnest, Stony Point, NY; The Alvin Friedman-Kien Foundation; The Collection of Barbara Gordon and Steve Cannon

Exhibition: New York, American Folk Art Museum, and traveling, A Shared Legacy: Folk Art in America, 16 December 2014 – 31 December 2017.

Literature: Grier, Celebration in Wood (1979), no. 16; Earnest, Folk Art in America: A Personal View (1984), p. 114; Miller, A Shared Legacy: Folk Art in America (2014), pp. 188-189.

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