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Carapan, Mexican Folk Art Gallery.

Tonala Burnished Clay Armadillo by Master of Folk Art Luis Cortez

$400.00 USD
BC7

ABOUT THIS TONALA BURNISHED CLAY PIECE

This exclusive Tonala burnished clay dove was created by Mexican folk art master Luis Cortés, one of the most imaginative and talented craftsmen in Mexico. 

He has received many awards and his pieces belong to the most important museums and private collections of Mexican folk art.

Mr. Cortés is part of the millenary tradition of craftsmen from Tonalá, a small city in the Mexican state of Jalisco, where potters combine ancient and modern techniques to create outstanding ceramic items.

 

NAME

Burnished Clay  Brown Armadillo

 

 

ORIGIN

 

 

Tonalá Jalisco

 

 

TECHNIQUE

 

 

Burnished Clay

 

 

MADE BY

 

 

Luis Cortez

 

 

MADE OF (MAIN)

 

 

Clay

 

 

MADE OF (SECONDARY)

 

 

Natural Colors.

 

 

WEIGHT

 

 

2500grs, 5.8lbs

 

 

LENGTH

 

 

29cm, 11.5 in

 

 

HEIGHT

 

 

22cm, 8.8 in

 

 

WIDTH

 

 

22cm, 8.8 in