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CulturalArt features museum quality Mexican and American Indian Art including Mata Ortiz pottery (also known as Casas Grandes pottery) Oaxacan wood carvings (also known as alebrijes) Huichol Indian Art Mexican Folk Art Native American Indian basketry Our pieces are made and painted by hand following the traditional techniques legacy from father to son We have decorative pieces and for from different parts of Spain All are a reflection of our history: the roman-celtic pottery of Asturias the Granadas fajalauza pottery Mudejars ceramics of Aragn or andalusian islamic and castilian reanissance ceramics

Mask

The word mask appeared in English in the 1530s from Middle French masque covering to hide or guard the face derived in turn from Italian maschera from Medieval Latin masca mask specter nightmare [1] This word is of uncertain origin perhaps from Arabic maskharah م س خ ر ۃ buffoon from the verb sakhira to ridicule

Sep 25 2012 - Mayan Maize God Figure Burial Urn Painted Clay Deity with Spiral Eyes and Short Beard Holding Ears of Corn Quiche Maya 29 2cm Mexico Flickr is almost certainly the best online photo management and sharing application in the world Show

Our collection of painted masks comes from the Fammas studio in Jalisco Mexico Each ceramic mask is finely painted in high detail that can barely be captured in photographs With penetrating eyes each mask captures a natural environment or cultural icon invoking the spirit of the scene

Shop the finest authentic rustic furniture mexican furniture talavera tile and pottery mexican tin mirrors and more La Fuente Imports offers one of the largest collections of Mexican and Southwestern home accessories furnishings and handmade art

Our pieces are made and painted by hand following the traditional techniques legacy from father to son We have decorative pieces and for from different parts of Spain All are a reflection of our history: the roman-celtic pottery of Asturias the Granadas fajalauza pottery Mudejars ceramics of Aragn or andalusian islamic and castilian reanissance ceramics

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14 Voices of Mexico /October e December 1994 Scenes of town life are reproduced through figurines made of wire which is covered in clay and painted: the church the news stand women sitting on tiny benches in their rebozos (traditional shawls) children and

Clay stamps The Mexica (Aztecs) generally only used clay moulds when making 'cheap-and-cheerful' figurines for what we would call the 'mass market': small unpainted knicknacks shaped like temples gods and human beings that even the poorest could afford to have in their homes

2014/7/5His clay lumps and trays are sometimes intentionally misfired and his palette includes sludge grey and blood cell red These thickly glazed works are often flat trays or vessels filled with melted broken fragments resembling clay bones or organs

Shop masks and other folk tribal and outsider art from the world's best furniture dealers Global shipping available Mask with hinged jaw Ogoni people Southern Nigeria Wood with black white and red-brown pigments The lower jaw has inset slivers of wood for

This painted clay horned devil mask will make a great gift and brighten any southwest Santa Fe or Mexican style decor Each decorative folk art mask is hand made and painted one at a time by Mexican clay artisans Direct From Mexico will carefully pack your

2017/12/28Mexico offers you the opportunity to acquire artesania (handicrafts) produced locally with materials sourced from Mexico's diverse natural habitats A good place to scout and buy handicrafts is across Mexico's rural towns and villages where local people known as artesanos make their living by creating the art works

Black Clay (barro negro in Spanish) from Oaxaca famous for its color sheen and unique shapes and decorative designs is made in a small village called San Bartolo Coyotepec and although the ancient Zapotecs already used the same clay to make their pottery ware it was thanks to Rosa Real's technique that it became world famous

Depicting a Mayan myth from ancient times this ceramic mask from Mexico features hand-painted designs that are full of life presented by artisans from the Angel Cern Artisan Association Included in the mask is the myth of the tortoise which says that during the destruction of the world the sun and the moon both fled beneath the shell of a tortoise which saved their lives

Masks of the World

2020/6/25The first carved wood mask is 8″ high x 5 2″ wide x 12 8″ deep and made in Carpinteros Hidalgo Eastern Mexico The second one is photographed from three angles and is also made by the same Otomi people in that area The first mask is new and the second

Depicting a Mayan myth from ancient times this ceramic mask from Mexico features hand-painted designs that are full of life presented by artisans from the Angel Cern Artisan Association Included in the mask is the myth of the tortoise which says that during the destruction of the world the sun and the moon both fled beneath the shell of a tortoise which saved their lives

2014/1/19The inner surface of the mask was painted with red hematite The eyes eyebrows nose and mouth are rendered with tesserae cut with particular precision The various shades of turquoise are also used to great effect - bluer tesserae around the cheeks upper lip chin and forehead - to further enhance the contrast between the flatter parts of the face with more prominent features such as the

When the Pascola wears the mask on the back of the head he is representing a human and when he covers his face with the mask he is acting like an animal The Devil Mask Devil masks are made of wood and are used in various dances and representations during Christmas some of these representations are called Pastorelas and tell how a shepherd on his way to visit baby Jesus is tempted by the devil

Ancient art restoration conservation Custom mounting and display stands Specializing in Pre-Columbian art I also offer affordable authentic art and artifacts from throughout the world Browse the Galleries for a wide selection of ancient artifacts and tribal art from