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Bas Relief Mahogany Folk Art Panel ~ Philippines

Bas Relief Mahogany Folk Art Panel ~ Philippines


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Directory: Vintage Arts: Regional Art: Asian: Southeast Asian: Folk Art: Pre 1950: Item # 297548
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Circa 1940 Solid and deeply carved three dimensional folk art panel featuring a Filipino plantation scene. Laborers work in the fields while a plantation owner and his wife ride in their car. A volcano is in the upper right area. This piece is quite heavy, has a wire hangar, and previously served as a table top.Mahogany is not native to the mountain area of the Philippines and is found more easily in the lowlands however, it is among the fast- disappearing species of wood in the country.Weight approximately 24lbs. Unsigned, it measures 19.75" x 39.5"