Folk Art Animals
Catalog #R201; In the home of a collector. Please inquire if you would like to place an order.
Bring a piece of New England folk art into your home for the holidays with this hand crafted chalkware Rabbit created from an antique chocolate mold.
The art of molding plaster of paris, referred to as chalkware, into holiday treasures is a centuries old German tradition.
Bittersweet House Folk Art brings together the German tradition of folk art chalkware with the warmth and charm of designs from early American colonial days and offers a unique, hand crafted treasure that will last a lifetime.
Offered here is a limited edition, one of a kind, Chalkware Rabbit cast using a wonderful highly detailed rare antique chocolate mold. Handpainted with a pussy willow design, glazed, and antiqued to relect an aged patina.
This absolutely charming figure, measuring 7 and 1/2 inches, is signed "Bittersweet House Folk Art, K. Campbell, 2006, Sherborn, MA".