Pedro Carreño: Exceptional PreColumbian Monkey Sculpture Alebrije

This magnificent monkey wood sculpture, crafted by renowned Oaxacan woodcarving artist Pedro Careño, has a flawless, elegant form consisting of graceful long flowing lines and curves. The face of the monkey is inspired in anthropomorphic pre-Columbian sculptures. Monkeys  were considered carriers of good luck and happiness. Pedro is a very talented young artist who is well known for his impeccable craftsmanship and the elegance of his pieces.  His painting and choice of colors, are superb, resulting in an overall spectacular piece. 

Origin: Oaxaca
Dimensions: 12''Tall 12''Long 5''Wide