Folk art coal carving Sold
Folk art coal carving / Darn o lo cerfiedig
A fragment of carved coal, possibly anthracite and which depicts a miner extracting coal with a pick and shovel.
British early 20th century
6½” w x 1¼” d x 3″ h /16.5cm w x 3.3cm d x 75cm h
Further reading: People’s Art (Working class art from 1750 to the Present Day) by Emmanuel Cooper. Mainstream Publishing 1994.