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What are the characteristics of Mexican folk art?

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What are the characteristics of Mexican folk art?
Mexican folk art can be characterized by vibrant colored paintings and jewelry designed with floral motifs. Lush forests and animals, especially birds, are featured in Mexican folk art, which is a blend of Indigenous and European methods and skills. You’ll find a variety of Mexican folk art from some of the world’s top sellers on 1stDibs.
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Carousel Day of the Dead Ceramic Mexican Folk Art by Familia Castillo
By Marco Antonio Castillo
Located in Queretaro, Queretaro
Beautiful folk art piece made by La Familia Castillo. Handmade in clay and painted with acrylic
Category

2010s North American Folk Art Ceramics

Materials

Ceramic

Mexican Indian Tree of Life Bolster Pillow
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This pillow was constructed from a Navajo Tree of Life weaving from the Cedar Ridge area in the
Category

Vintage 1940s American Navajo Native American Objects

Materials

Down, Linen, Wool

Life Size Wicker Palm Tree Sculpture from the FS Flores Collection
By FS Henemader Antiques, Inc.
Located in Palm Beach, FL
Life size sculpture of a palm tree with a coconut crafted in wicker or reed wrapped over a metal
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Mexican Folk Art Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Wicker

OPERA: Pair of Contemporary Mexican Midwife Birthing Chairs in Mohair Velvet
By Don S. Shoemaker, Higareda
Located in colima, MX
trees are believed to harbor ancestral whispers within their rustling leaves. Smoothed edges tenderly
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Mexican Folk Art Chairs

Materials

Mohair, Velvet, Oak

Signed Bustamante Brass Fireplace Screen / Wall Animal Sculpture
By Sergio Bustamante
Located in Stamford, CT
menagerie of flora and fauna. Lions, giraffes, birds, butterflies, turtle, armadillo, rabbit, tree of life
Category

Mid-20th Century Mexican Folk Art Animal Sculptures

Materials

Brass, Copper

Vintage Turkish Oushak Rug, Colorfully Curated Meets Whimsical Boho
Located in Dallas, TX
creating a bold, exotic look. The composition features a tree of life design surrounded by ambiguous motifs
Category

Mid-20th Century Turkish Oushak Turkish Rugs

Materials

Wool

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