Mid Century Listed Artist Rodolfo Morales - Pai...
Mid Century Listed Artist Rodolfo Morales - Painted Gourd
A very nice example of mid century listed artist Rodolfo Morales's painted gourd. Listed Mexican artist Rodolfo Morales is very ...
moreA very nice example of mid century listed artist Rodolfo Morales's painted gourd. Listed Mexican artist Rodolfo Morales is very well known for his paintings depicting village life in Mexico. The gourd, another example of his use of primitive and local objects to portray life in village settings, tells a singular story on it's surface. . This gourd is entirely covered with painted imagery. The creative use of a corn cob to cap the gourd opening further explains the relationship with Mexican life. Minor surface wear to the painted surface. All paint and corncob is original.
Rodolfo Morales (May 8, 1925 – January 30, 2001) was a Mexican painter, who incorporated elements of magic realism into his work.
Morales is best known for his brightly colored surrealistic dream-like canvases and collages often featuring Mexican women in village settings. He was notable for his restoration of historic buildings in Ocotlán de Morelos and, together with Rufino Tamayo and Francisco Toledo, helped make Oaxaca in Southern Mexico a centre for contemporary art and tourism. Up until his death in 2001, both he and Toledo had been regarded as Mexico’s greatest living artists for over a decade. less
8.75ʺW × 8.75ʺD × 13.5ʺH
ExcellentMinor wear consistent with age and history
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