Coyote


Collection

Win and Janet Carrick Collection


Identifier

CA3


Artist

Armando Jimenez


Description

A wood carved coyote painted in blue with black, red, white, and yellow details. This wood carved coyote is an "alebrije", which is a whimsical carving depicting animals, people, objects, and imaginary creatures painted with intense colors and intricate patterns. Alebrijes are a craft tradition of Oaxaca, Mexico.


Medium

wood

Inscription

"Autor" Armando Jiminez

Width

9in

Height

10.5in

Length

8in

Where Made (Region)

Oaxaca

Where Made (Country)

Mexico

Related place

Mexico

Name of Donor

Win and Janet Carrick