This is a Star Spangled red white and blue lighthouse carved by outsider artist Kent Gutzmer. Gutzmer has become very sought after for his hand carved folk art pieces. I first came across Gutzmer's work in the 1980's. Think it was an Uncle Sam figure. I believe he would be around 65-70 years old now and I am not sure of his whereabouts or if he is still working. I have sold others over the years and each time I come across one I am impressed with the workmanship and also the uniqueness of the piece. This one is an impressive 52 inches tall (including flag pole); note the sea gull with a fish in his mouth. Signed on the bottom of the piece K Gutzmer No 1. I bet you have just the right place of this piece in your home. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact me. I will help arrange shipping for you; my experience with large or small has been excellent. I do offer an easy layaway program. Usually just 20% down with the remaining term somewhat negotiable---I try to be very flexible on this. Just email to discuss layaway terms. I guarantee everything I sell to be authentic - no exceptions. I have been in business over 30 years and my reputation is without flaw. Contact me for further information about our online catalog which has photos of all of our current inventory. We normally have additional photos in our catalog. Thanks for looking!
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