Horse Alebrije

$825.00

Horse Alebrije

$825.00
Description

Horse Alebrije

Measurements: approximately 13.25 inches tall

Hand carved, hand painted and signed by artist. Made of 2 solid pieces of copal wood (tail detaches 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.