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Carapan, Mexican Folk Art Gallery.

St Peter Crucifixion Retablo Tonala Burnished Clay Art

$900.00 USD
MR03

ABOUT THIS TONALA BURNISHED CLAY POTTERY PIECE

This outstanding Tonala burnished clay pottery retablo was crafted in Tonala, Mexico by ceramics master Moisés Rodriguez, one of the most renowned and awarded Mexican Folk artists. The retablo depicts a beautifully painted scene with St. Peter's Crucifixion. 

Moises is a renowned artist in Tonala and his pieces valued amongst collectors and Mexican Folk Art connoisseurs. He has won many awards and prizes. 

Tonalá is a small city outside of Guadalajara in the Mexican state of Jalisco, where potters combine ancient and modern techniques to create a regional tradition that is taught from one generation to the next since pre-Columbian times. 

 TECHNICAL DATA

SIZE 33 x 25 In /  63 x 83 cm 
MADE OF Burnished Clay
REGION Tonalá, Jalisco, Mexico.
TECHNIQUE Burnished Clay, Each piece is hand crafted and hand painted.
SKU MR03
COMMENTS Signed.
CARE Clean with a soft dry or damp cloth.

 

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