Lot 32: DIANA MIHALTSE AMERICAN FOLK ART WEATHERVANE
October 23, 2016
Mr. Pleasant, SC, USALive Auction
Description: Original Diana Mihaltse Hand Made and Painted American Folk Art "Gabriel" Weathervane Face Top. Measures 16x15" and weight is Diana Mihaltse is a folk artist using new tin-plated sheet metal and old, rusted barn-roof tin as the surfaces for painted, tin folk art. She has developed patterns of her own design from traditional, early-American styles including weathervanes, decoys, and sculptures. Diana is a certified art teacher with an MFA. Her work has been featured in Early American Life, House Beautiful, Country Life, and other magazines. Her creations have been widely displayed across the United States, including at the Museum of American Folk Art in New York City and the Nantucket Historical Association. PROVENANCE: The Private Estate of a Atlanta, Georgia Antiques Dealer.
Condition Report: good