Manuel Cruz: Stunning Hippo Woodcarving

Stunning hippopotamus woodcarving by top Oaxaca artist Manuel Cruz and his wife Ruvi. Manuel carved this amazing figure creating a wonderful sense of movement and alertness.  Ruvi magnificently painted the figure in the traditional and spectacular Cruz style. Take a look at the absolutely perfect painting on the back of the hippo and the face.  You can read more about Manuel and Ruvi's work here The Art of Manuel Cruz. 

Origin: Oaxaca
Dimensions: 6''Tall 7''Long 5''Wide