(1898 - 1979)
Collins "Collie" Eisenhauer was active/lived in Nova Scotia / Canada. Collins Eisenhauer is known for folk art carver of birds, animals and human figure.
Biography Collins Eisenhauer
Collins Eisenhauer was born in 1898 in Lunenburg County. After he retired in 1964 he started carving swans and geese, which he put on the lawn outside his house. His later work included carvings of birds, animals and people including four life sized carvings of politicians and a life-sized self portrait. He also carved several erotic pieces which he kept hidden under the work bench in his carving shed.
His work is found in the collections of the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia, the Canadian Museum of Civilization, and in corporate and private art collections throughout the world.
While he started to carve in 1964, Collie was not discovered until the early 1970s when an antique dealer was picking in the area and noticed the swans a
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