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Ceramics from yesteryear
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These medium sized Oaxacan wood carvings are made by various members of the Xuana family of San Martin Tilcajete, Oaxaca.
If you are familiar with the Xuana family's pieces, they are exceptionally well done both in the carving and the painting. These medium-small animal masks feature a dots, dashes and colors that are exquisitely done. The meticulous attention to detail on the face painting are signature style of all of the members of the Xuana family.
One of a kind. Signed. The bunny was carved by 10 year old Victor Xuana Gomez and painted by his mother, Jesusita Gomez. The bull/toro was carved and painted by Ana Xuana.
state of origin: Oaxacadimensions: 2-2.75"" tall by 1.5-2.5" wide, they are small! See photos with a quarter for size comparison