Candelario Medrano Mexican Pottery Pick-up Truck M844

M844-01

Medrano (1918-1986) was from Santa Cruz de las Huertas in Jalisco. First set to making clay pipes he transformed his profession into a true artistic calling, creating a body of work unsurpassed for its wit and inventiveness. Here we have a pickup truck and some intrepid tiny riders: it's Medrano's world and I for one would love to ...

Mexican Tile Table 1920s CA571

CA571-09

Mexican tile has an unmatched gaiety and charm, and when it is paired with a sweet piece of wrought iron work, well, that's heaven. The romance of California in the 20s, and its romance with South of the Border, all come together in this super little occasional table. 12" square x 16 1/2" high. Price on request.

Mexican Santos Figure 19th Century A1024

A1023-41

Designed to be dressed, nay, arrayed, for different festivals, it lives in a nether world, caught between the existence of an object of veneration and that of a doll's. Or a mannequin's. Weathered by use and stripped of its robes, it is revealed as half man and half scaffolding, its elbows enabled to bend from its stuffed ...