Oh, Little Stool, someone has used you harshly, but I love you anyway. AMERICAN COUNTRY PAINTED PINE STOOL, solid seat with cut-out sides carved with initials "P. T. D" on one side, solid ends joined by lower stretchers. Worn medium green paint over the original dark-green-painted surface. Circa 1880-1910. 19 1/2" H, 15" x 11" seat. Provenance: Collection of the late John and Lil Palmer, Purcellville, VA. AMERICAN COUNTRY PAINTED PINE STOOL : Lot 454
Zilker Elementary Art Class: 4th Grade students are studying Folk Art from Mexico. Milagros are small metal pendants that represent a wish or a prayer. Milagros are found in many countries all around the world, including Peru, Greece, Italy, Morocco, and India, as well as many Latin American countries including Mexico. Students chose a wish they would like answered, and had to draw how they wanted to represent the wish as a milagro.