Candelario Medrano Man horse with skeleton M1010

Really unusual for this artist a pairing of sorts of a half man playing the trumpet and the body of a 4 legged animal with a skeleton on his back for good luck. One of several pieces from a private collection. Large 14 tall x 10 deep x 4 wide The renowned Candelario Medrano (1918-1986) was ...

Mexican Tree Of Life Love Birds M933

A beautiful monochromatic example of a Mexican tree of life. Circa 1960. In amazing condition. Cute rocking love bird center. 18 tall x 26 wide x 6 deep A Tree of Life (Spanish: Árbol de la vida) is a theme of clay sculpture created in central Mexico, especially in the municipality of Metepec, State of Mexico. ...

Large Mexican Tlaquepaque Tourist-Ware Charger 1930s Man with Basket on Head M450

Once plentiful and ubiquitous, Mexican tourist-ware from the 30s, often called Tlaquepaque for the town outside Guadalajara along the old Pan-American Highway whence so much of it originated, is now collected for its freedom and expressiveness and personality, as well as its increasing rarity (the pieces are fragile). Not derived from any deep-seated folk traditions, but ...