Carved Wood Polychrome Carnival Devil Monster 1920s
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Directory: Fine Art: Sculpture: Wood: Pre 1920: Item # 459232
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
103 Calle San Jose
San Juan, Puerto Rico 00901
|Rare American folk piece-carved wood,solid polychrome sculpture of monster demon devil-Egyptian revival style--carnival piece--piece is almost all chip carved,gesso, and polychrome-parts of head and horns most likely applied carving-minor paint loss-tips of horns and part of hairline in back missing--wood is either cedar or pine-piece weighs around 150 lbs--size is massive-82 inches tall-14 inches wide and 11.5 inches deep--free standing, but would stabilize piece to wall with hook--just in case you want to hug it-no repairs or restoration--if you hurry, just in time for Halloween--spectacular sculpture for any time--has major impact in any room--surprise your significant other with it|