Grocery Store Scene "Tienda Penelope"


Collection

Mark and Ann McKinnon Collection


Identifier

MC4


Artist

unknown


Description

This is a small grocery store building crafted with painted pieces of balsa wood. This piece was probably created in Ecuador and shows both chickens and pigs for sale and grocery items such as fruits, vegetables and home goods. The "clausurado" sign indicates the shop is closed.


Medium

mixed media

Width

11in

Height

6.5in

Length

4in

Where Made (Country)

Ecuador

Related place

Ecuador

How Acquired

Donation

When Acquired

Oct 10 2018

Name of Donor

Austin Friends of Folk Art