Odd Fellows Axe

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American
Odd Fellows Axe, ca. 1860
Carved and painted wood
44 × 10 × 1 1/8 in. (111.76 × 25.4 × 2.86 cm)
The Michael and Julie Hall Collection of American Folk Art M1989.196
Photo credit: Efraim Lev-er
Not Currently on View

Publication History
Hayes, Jeffrey Russell, Lucy R. Lippard, and Kenneth L. Ames. Common Ground/Uncommon Vision: The Michael and Julie Hall Collection of American Folk Art. Milwaukee, Wisconsin: Milwaukee Art Museum, 1993. General Lodge Hall text pgs. 43, 75, 77, 210 and 218; Text p. 212, cat. 136, b/w illus. p. 213.
Exhibition History
Uncommon Folk: Traditions in American Art, Milwaukee Art Museum, January 29–May 4, 2014.

Common Ground/Uncommon Vision: The Michael and Julie Hall Collection of American Folk Art, Milwaukee Art Museum, April 16–June 20, 1993; Nelson Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City, Missouri, July 18–September 5, 1993; Albright Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York, November 12, 1993–Januray 2, 1994; Phoenix Art Museum, March 5–May 15, 1994; Delaware Art Museum, Wilmington, Delaware, June 10–September 4, 1994; Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Center, Williamsburg, Virginia, October 3, 1994–January 2, 1995.


This information is subject to change as the result of ongoing research.