A Room Size Pictorial Hooked Rug

This cheerful and lively room size hooked rug reflects the peaceful simplicity of rural life, with a blooming garden, blue-curtained red house, doves nesting, barn and Ford parked in the drive. The rug hooker placed the date "1937" on the canoe, whose oars dip into the water.

Medium: Wool and cotton rags on burlap. Mounted for display. Cleaned w/small areas of repair.

Miscellaneous: Provenance: Collection of Kristina Barbara Johnson Exhibited: American Folk Art Museum, "The Great Cover-Up: American Rugs on Beds, Tables, and Floors," June 5-September 9, 2007.

Dealer Olde Hope Antiques, Inc.
Date: Dated "1937"
Origin American
Artist/Maker Unidentified
Measurements 84 " x 84 "
Inventory View Dealer's Inventory
Website http://www.OldeHope.com
Price $18,000
Contact Edwin Hild/Patrick Bell, 215-297-0200 or  info@OldeHope.com

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