Carved and Painted Rooster, probably Pennsylvania, late 19th century, with carved head and tail details, applied wings and painted feathers, on an oval base, ht. 19 3/4, wd. 11 1/2, dp. 19 in.
Provenance: Adele Earnest, Stony Point, New York; Stewart Gregory Collection, Sotheby Parke Bernet, January 27, 1979, Lot 181.
Literature: Illustrated in Adele Earnest, Folk Art in America, 1984, p. 183.
Exhibitions: An Eye on America, Museum of American Folk Art, 1972.
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