Artisanal Wooden Bull "Toro" Margarito Melchor’s Artisanal Wooden Bull - Unique Piece - Handcrafted and Vibrantly Handpainted, Unique Mexican Folk Art
Discover a true piece of Mexican Folk Art with our Tesoro Drop Alebrije, a meticulously handcrafted and vibrantly hand-painted wooden bull, a manifestation of skilled craftsmanship and vibrant Mexican culture, originating from the artistic hub of Oaxaca. Each piece is a distinctive work of art, taking over a week to create, symbolizing both passion and tradition.
Measurements: 11.8 inches width x 6 inches
Alebrijes are fantastical creatures, initially conceived in the dreams and visions of Pedro Linares, a craftsman from Mexico City, in the 1930s, and later found their way to Oaxaca, becoming a revered form of local artistry. These vivid and imaginative pieces are celebrated for their intricate designs, vibrant colors, and the unparalleled skill required to create them. Each Alebrije is uniquely handcrafted and painted, making them a one-of-a-kind collector’s item steeped in Mexican tradition and folklore.