Carvers Marks

We are trying to to find information on some carvers. Below are pictures and descriptions of some carver's marks. If you have information, please make contact via the "Contact Us" link at the bottom of this page.

The above carvings are signed by "C.A.Morand". All are approximately 34cms x 41cms. Do you have any information on this carver? A piano has been found that has been carved by C.A.Morand.The piano dates from 1888. Click here to see this piano (well worth seeing).

Please note, we have heard some details of C.A.Morand from a friend of his. To see these, click here

These are 4 panels carved in English oak. Each panel is 230 w x 390 H (mm). They are signed "CW" (a small c within the W). They used to belong to UK actress Dorothea Spinney, who performed in UK, USA and Australia 1905-1925. Do you have any information on this carver?

There is an open sided mahogany framed armchair with the signature "EAH Coulter" and then under that carver. Do you have any information on this carver?

A log was split in half and 2 carvings were made of a male and female elk with eagles on their backs. On the base of one them was the signature "Kelly". They were purchased during world war 2 when the owner was located near normandy and purchased these carvings from a lady that owned a tavern in the woods. She Told him that this older guy had stayed with her for about a year and carved to pass the time. Do you have any information on this carver?

A wood container like a small storage jar, about six inches in height, on the bottom is a fox head carved into the wood. Do you know who used this mark and the dates it was used?

A carved picture (18x12) of a steam railway engine signed by "Wright"
A wooden antelope about 2 foot tall. Carved from mahogany “type”. Is said to have been in stateroom M258 on the liner Queen Elizabeth. It has the name NORMAN carved in the base. Do you have any information on this carver?