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Carapan, Mexican Folk Art Gallery.

Fine Mexican Clay Nativity Oaxacan Pottery from Atzompa by V. Vasquez

$850.00 USD
PT1902

ABOUT THIS MEXICAN POTTERY COLLECTOR'S ITEM

This clay sculpture is a masterpiece of Mexican pottery crafted by Oaxacan Artist, Vilma Velasco Vasquez. Vilma is daughter of the famous and multi awarded Mexican folk Artist Enedina Vasquez. Both live in Atzompa, a town well known for the quality of its pottery with natural and glazed clay figures.

The piece depicts a nativity with The angel, Virgin Mary carrying baby Jesus on her lap & St. Joseph behind her in a peaceful protective pose. A sheep, the ox & the mule are also part of the piece as well as a tread of little angels. To achieve a balanced composition of so many elements in such a small piece & such amount of detail can only be achieved by a high skilled artist like Vilma. 

At our Mexican folk art gallery you will find this and more Enedina and Vilma Vasquez pottery for sale.  We offer Worldwide shipping,Insurance, safe packing and pay pal secure transactions.

 TECHNICAL DATA

HEIGHT  7.48In / 19cm.
LENGHT  3.93In / 10cm
WIDTH  6.29In / 16cm
APROX. WEIGHT 16.05lb  / 455gr.
AUTHOR Vilma Velasco Vasquez, signed at back.
MADE OF Clay
REGION Atzompa, Oaxaca, Mexico
TECHNIQUE Pastillaje. Natural clay. 
COMMENTS You may also check picture with rulers for size