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1950s Wood Carving of Elderly Haitian Woman with Vegetable Basket

This original wood carving bears F Simeon’s signature underneath. F Simeon was a well-known artist, often depicting Haitian figures, especially women carrying baskets of vegetables or fruit on their heads. I searched through every site in which I could find … Continue reading

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Stephen Colgate Howard. A Maine Artist’s Wood Carving – This is Simply Beautiful

What can one say? The piece is well polished, beautifully and lovingly created, and shows his respect for and understanding of the female form. The artist, Stephen Colgate Howard, of Newcastle (ME) died at his home on August 12, 2010 … Continue reading

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