Coyote Alebrije

$800.00

Coyote Alebrije

$800.00
Description

Coyote Alebrije

Measures: approximately 13.5 inches tall

Hand carved, hand painted and signed by the artist. Made of 2 solid pieces of copal wood (tail is removable from body). Made in Oaxaca, Mexico.

Alebrijes are brightly colored Mexican folk art sculptures of fantastical creatures. The first alebrijes, along with the invention of the term, originated with Mexico City cartonero Pedro Linares.