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  • SOLD
    717,960
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  • Francisco Antonio dos Santos, Untitled, acrylic on board, n.d., 24x18
    688,960
    Price On Request
  • Jose Pinto,Cocoa Bean Harvest,acrylic on canvas, 15x18 15x18 600
    1194,960
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  • Heitor dos Prazeres, Samba, acrylic on canvas, 19.5x24,1964
    1180,960
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  • Giovanni (João Lavrador), Alegria do Casal,17.5x23 Rio de Janeiro 1965
    1280,960
    Price On Request
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    1261,960
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  • SOLD
    1373,960
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  • Gerardo de Souza, Country Scene, acrylic on canvas, 10.5x8.5 1979
    780,960
    Price On Request
  • José Eloni da Silva (Eloni), "Mateus", ca. 2000
    351,960
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  • Manuela da Silva, Untitled, Olinda 1965
    427,960
    Price On Request
  • Mestre Sauba, "Benedito" Puppet, 1960's or older
    720,960
    Price On Request
  • Mamulengo Puppet, ca. 1960, northeastern Brazil
    532,960
    Price On Request
  • Indio Joel, The Dead Carries the Living, 2000
    650,881
    Price On Request
  • Indio Joel, Mane da Batata, 2000
    727,960
    Price On Request
  • Cicero F. (Graziano) Bicho/Animal
    1440,926
    Price On Request
  • Animal Puppet/Mamulengo, northeastern Brazil
    960,960
    Price On Request
  • Donkey hand puppet, Pernambuco
    296,640
    Price On Request
  • SOLD
    485,960
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  • Veterinarian, Jozé, Caruaru, not dated
    743,960
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  • Indio Joel, Ave Ema
    1022,960
    Price On Request
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    This kinetic piece by Adalton Fernandes Lopes, a self-taught folk artist from Rio de Janeiro, depicts a typical Brazilian "popular" scenario: a working class bar with a bunch of guys drinking, singing and making music. Many of Lopes' pieces or groups of pieces are on display at Museu Casa do Pontal in Ro de Janeiro.http://www.museucasadopontal.com.br/pt-br/adalton
    1150,960
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  • Mestre Sauba, Bicycle Puppet
    1299,960
    Price On Request
  • Adalton Lopes, slave scene, ca. 1995
    1214,960
    Price On Request
  • Exodus, Clay Sculpture by Neide, Caruaru, Pernambuco
    This beautiful piece depicts a typical scene from Brazil's impoverished rural Northeast where draught and famine have destroyed farmland and livestock, causing a mass migration of people from this region to Brazil's cities and better employment opportunities. Poor farmers or sharecroppers pack up their belongings and abandon their land.
    1440,802
    Price On Request
  • Musicians, anonymous, Caruaru
    1440,830
    Price On Request
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Brazilian Folk Art/Selt-Taught Artists

  

MARIPOSA has one of the most unusual and diverse collection of Brazilian folk arts and works by self-taught Brazilian artists in North America. It includes a vast collection of unique, authentic ex-voto sculptures, Afro-Brazilian metal sculptures, stunning works by traditional cordel (woodblock) artists, many dramatic, three-dimensional works by Nino, Manuel Graziano, José Adario dos Santos, Raimundo Borges Falcão and others, paintings by Heitor dos Prazeres and other "naifs", and prints and woodblocks by J. Borges. Other Brazilian folk art forms, including antique and contemporary mamulengo puppets by known (e.g. by Indio Joel) are also featured. 

More information and pricing: be.echols@gmail.com

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