AYMARA Indian G ARIAS Bas Relief Wood Carving Panel Plaque c. 1950s BOLIVIA
This elegant, rich wooden bas-relief carving by noted Bolivian artist G Arias, c. 1950's is carved out of a single piece of wood, most likely Spanish Cedar (akin to mahongony), so the frame is part of the whole. Arias is known for creating intricate, lifelike portrait carvings of Aymaran Indians, indigenous people of the Andes, but only when in need of food or beer. It has it's original finish but may need some cleaning to return it to it's original luster. There are a few small spots where the finish has scraped off (see photos) and some indents around the frame from storage. Otherwise, it's a beautiful piece in very good condition. Measures 11 3/4 x 13 3/4 x 7/8. The item "AYMARA Indian G ARIAS Bas Relief Wood Carving Panel Plaque c. 1950s BOLIVIA" is in sale since Thursday, August 23, 2018. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\Latin American\Mexico\Folk Art". The seller is "frangelicafair" and is located in Oakland Gardens, New York. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica.
- Country/Region of Manufacture: Bolivia