Original Vintage Art Exhibition Broadside / Poster & Ephemera. African American woodcarver and folk artist Rev. IT'S YOUR CHANCE TO SEE. The Mammoth SACRED ART Demonstration.
With : ticket to the exhibition, filled out in pencil (most likely by Pierce himself) + 4-page pamphlet containing information about Rev. Pierce and his wood carvings. The 5.75" x 10.5" broadside and other items are all in very good to fine condition. Elijah Pierce was recognized as America's foremost wood carver of 20th century folk art by Dr. Robert Bishop, founding Director of the Museum of American Folk Art.He was also a barber in Columbus, Ohio. During the 1930s and 1940s, he preached throughout the. And South during the summers at carnivals and fairs. He often brought his carvings along with him to use as teaching tools. Please see our other original vintage photographs, antique books and ephemera.
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