This Alebrije wood carving measures 14.5″ tall, 19″ Deep, and 5.5″ Wide
Margarito Melchor is an artist from San Martin Tilcajete, Oaxaca. This is one of the most famous villages for the traditional wood carvings. Margarito has become famous for his carvings, more commonly referred to as alebrijes. His career includes over 50 years of experience and has received numerous recognitions for his work.
Margarito’s alebrijes have a very unique style. His pieces have an added layer of texture which makes his pieces look and feel unique. In addition, his pieces have an incredible amount of detail. As well as a aesthetically pleasing color combinations.
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