“Three Sisters” Carved Wood Panel M665

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This carved wood panel of the "Three Sisters" dates from the late 1920s, possibly done by Romulo Roza, who studied and worked with Ramos Martinez in Mexico. Solid cedar. Measures 20" w, 32 " high and 3.5" deep. Price on request. Peña Rómulo Rozo was a sculptor and painter born in Bogotá in 1899 , who lived much of his life in Mexico and died in the city of Merida, ...

Mexican Hand Painted Batea (Tray) M179

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Hand carved and painted Mexican Batea Tray circa 1930's 11.5" $67.50 Using the traditional technique of Quiroga, Michoacán, these bateas have been made in this village for over 450 years. The wooden platters were used for offerings, marriages, dance dramas, processions, parades, and for decoration. These bateas were hollowed out by way of meticulous carvings with small ...

Mexican Folk Art Relief Wood Carving Cathedral Scene M233

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Absolutely delightful naif genre scene of  a Mexican church or cathedral with a volcano in the background, rendered in low relief in a wood carving. It most resembles the outlines of Basilica of Guadelupe, sacred to Our Lady of Guadelupe, on the outskirts of Mexico City, with the volcano Popocatepetl in the distance, but must ...