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Tramp Art
Tramp Art

Tramp art is a form of folk art made since the Civil War. It is usually made from chip-carved cigar boxes. Examples range from small boxes and picture frames to full-sized pieces of furniture. Tramp art was popular in the United States from the 1870s until the 1940s. The name "tramp art" was not used to refer to the work until the 1950s. 

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 Tramp ArtFrameNotch Carved, Diamond, Heart, Circles, 7 Openings, 1800s, 19 x 21 1/4 In.2005Login / Create Account for Price
 Tramp ArtFrameNotch Carved, Stepped, Gilding, 1800s, 15 1/2 x 14 1/4 In.2005Login / Create Account for Price
 Tramp ArtFramePuzzle Work, Crucifix Crest, 5 Openings, C.1900, 29 x 15 7/8 In.2005Login / Create Account for Price
 Tramp ArtFrameQueen Anne Style, Pediment Top, Oak Leaves, Acorns, Glass Stars, 24 x 49 In.2005Login / Create Account for Price
 Tramp ArtFrameStar Shape, Carved Flowers, Stars, Fretwork, 20th Century, 21 In. ~illus2005Login / Create Account for Price
 Tramp ArtFrameSunburst Medallions, Scalloped Opening, Green, 1800s, 31 x 27 In.2005Login / Create Account for Price
 Tramp ArtJewelry BoxInterior Tray, Chip Carved, Brass Mounts, Feet, 7 x 12 1/2 x 8 1/2 In.2005Login / Create Account for Price
 Tramp ArtLampEiffel Tower, Notch Carved, Early 1900s, 33 5/8 x 12 1/4 In.2005Login / Create Account for Price
 Tramp ArtLanternHanging, Notch Carved, C.1900, 11 1/2 x 5 5/8 x 5 7/8 In.2005Login / Create Account for Price
 Tramp ArtMirrorSawtooth Border, Arrow Corners, Applied Star & Leaf, 19 1/2 x 24 1/2 In.2005Login / Create Account for Price
 Tramp ArtPlaqueEagle, Spread Wings, Arrow, 1800s, 9 1/4 x 16 In.2005Login / Create Account for Price
 Tramp ArtShelfCorner, Chip Carved, Hemispherical, 1800s, 22 x 16 x 13 3/4 In.2005Login / Create Account for Price
 Tramp ArtSideboardChip Carved, 2 Drawers, 2 Doors, C.1900, 36 1/2 x 46 1/2 x 22 3/4 In.2005Login / Create Account for Price
 Tramp ArtTableEnd, Drawer, Chip Carved Geometric, Early 1900s, 22 x 15 3/4 x 14 In.2005Login / Create Account for Price
 Tramp ArtTableSewing, Notch Carved, Carved Mother, Lift Top, Hinged, 31 x 33 In. ~illus2005Login / Create Account for Price
 Tramp ArtWall PocketCarved, Applied Ship Carving Design, 10 3/4 x 8 1/4 In.2005Login / Create Account for Price
 Tramp ArtWall PocketPeaked Arch, Diamond Shape Mirror, C.1900, 36 x 15 3/8 In.2005Login / Create Account for Price
 Tramp ArtWall PocketValentines, Mirror, Drawer, 1800s, 42 1/2 x 11 3/4 In.2005Login / Create Account for Price
 Tramp ArtWall RackNewspaper, Lattice Tilt Out Front, Late 1800s, 22 x 24 7/8 In.2005Login / Create Account for Price
 Tramp ArtAltarArched Crest, Drawer, Mirrors, Velvet, Lithograph Saint Cards, 19 x 14 x 7 In.2004Login / Create Account for Price
 Tramp ArtBallot BoxFraternal Symbols, 3-link Chain, Crescent Moon, Marbles, 7 x 15 In.2004Login / Create Account for Price
 Tramp ArtBankCathedral, Notch Carved, 3 Slotted Peaks, 6 Drawers, 26 x 14 x 8 1/2 In.2004Login / Create Account for Price
 Tramp ArtBankChip Carved, Pull-out Slot, Mirrors, Scroll, Geometrics, Inscribed, 11 x 8 In.2004Login / Create Account for Price
 Tramp ArtBirdcageChip Carved, Peaked Roof, Metal Feed Openings, 18 1/2 x 13 x 15 3/8 In.2004Login / Create Account for Price
 Tramp ArtBirdcagePeaked Roof, Dormer, Bird Finials, 1900s, 18 3/4 x 15 x 14 3/4 In.2004Login / Create Account for Price


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