Southern Coin Silver and Antiques from Shelton Gallery
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Wood : Pre 2000 item #1074746 (stock #SRHeadlessMa)
Shelton Gallery Antiques and Fine Art
SULTON ROGERS (b. 1922-d. 2004) was the last of the Mississippi self-taught wood carvers and one of the greatest. He settled in Syracuse, New York, and learned something about carving from his father when he was young, taking it up again when he needed something to keep him awake during night shifts at a chemical plant. He eventually moved back to Mississippi to be with his people...