Ocumicho Figure: Red Diablito with Acolytes M680 sold

Ocumicho Red Diablito, a devilish king on a coiled snake throne, protected by light yellow acolytes. This piece from Michoacan comes to us from a collection LA’s County Museum of Art passed on because they just couldn’t risk the controversy showing these would have created. Late 1940s-early 1950s. ┬áMark on underside is the craftsperson’s name: unsigned. 12h x 5 diameter.