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Vintage Mexican Folk Art Carved Wood Bookends

Lot 2095 Details

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Vintage 1940's Mexican Folk Art Carved Wood Bookends by Flores Arias, figures in abstract relief, measure 7.5''H x 3''Deep x 5.75''W, both pieces have an incised signature ''Arias'' on the side, FYI: ''Flores Arias is a 20th century Mexican folk artist and renowned wood sculptor. He specialized in illustrating the plight of the Mexican poor . The Mexican carver studied art with Diego Rivera and this is a great example of functional Mexican folk art.''
Condition
pr-owned with normal wear for age, unless stated otherwise in description.
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Vintage Mexican Folk Art Carved Wood Bookends

Estimate $40 - $50
Jan 14, 2017
Starting Price $25
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2095: Vintage Mexican Folk Art Carved Wood Bookends

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Lot 2095 Details

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Vintage 1940's Mexican Folk Art Carved Wood Bookends by Flores Arias, figures in abstract relief, measure 7.5''H x 3''Deep x 5.75''W, both pieces have an incised signature ''Arias'' on the side, FYI: ''Flores Arias is a 20th century Mexican folk artist and renowned wood sculptor. He specialized in illustrating the plight of the Mexican poor . The Mexican carver studied art with Diego Rivera and this is a great example of functional Mexican folk art.''
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pr-owned with normal wear for age, unless stated otherwise in description.

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