Mezcala culture, Guerrero State, Mexico, 400-100 BC
Grey-Black hard stone
Height : 26,5 cm
Provenance : Aaron Furman, New York
William B. Jaffe & Evelyn Annenberg Jaffe Hall, New York
(Acquired on 1 February 1968 from above)
This oustanding Mezcala figure, once part of the prestigious Jaffe-Annenberg collection, belongs to the "M-24" style as defined in the classification established by Carlo Gay.
Certainly one of the most beautiful sculptures from this corpus, if not an ultimate masterpiece.
Price : on request