Box - Folk Art - Wood - Early 20th century

Description
Box - Folk Art - Wood - Early 20th century
Germany

An oval box or so-called "spaanderdoos" with its original polychrome painting of a black sow and the text : "Eine schwarze Sau ein roter Bart sind selten von einer guten Art" (translates as: "A black sow and a red beard are rarely of a good nature". Signed : F. KNOSP MALER FREIBURG.

Southern Germany (Freiburg). Early 20th century (circa 1900-1920)

Dimensions: 20.3cm x 10.8cm x H 9.1cm

Lot details
Object
Box
Material
Wood
Style
Folk Art
Estimated Period
Early 20th century
Country of Origin
Germany
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
Dimensions
9.1×10.8×20.3 cm
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