Original Folk Art “Wesley” Scarer

Naïve Sculpture of a Methodist Preacher
Natural Vertebrae Retaining Original Painted Decoration
English, North Country, c.1800

4.75” high x 5” wide x 3.5” deep

Related Literature: Tate Britain; “British Folk Art”; 2014; pages 84 and 85 illustrate and describe a closely similar example (fig.39), from the Beamish Museum Collection  

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