American Folk Art — George Deerholtz two large Tramp Art crosses, one with lectern
Sale No: 3001, Lot No: 60
American Folk Art — George Deerholtz two large Tramp Art crosses, one with lectern Hibbing, Minnesota, mid-20th century interlocking wood pieces with gold paint taller: 21 1/4″w x 19″d x 51 1/4″h
Provenance: Acquired directly from the daughter of Mr. George Deerholtz by the present owner
Catalog Note: These were created by Mr. George Deerholtz of Hibbing, Minnesota. Deerholtz was the Commander of the Salvation Army in Hibbing during the 1940s and into the 1960s. In his spare time, he would “whittle” objects out of wood as a hobby.