This wonderful ocopus is a fine carving with beautiful detailed painting in shades of purple with white outlining. This sweet octopus has blue eyes and long eyelashes.
The underside is bnlue with light purple dotwork. It's a lovely piece.This octopus measures approximately 6" around and 3 1/2" tall. Alebrijes are Mexico's fantastic, imaginative figures - they are often called "creatures of the dreams and the imagination". They are hand-carved and hand-painted of copal wood in Central Mexico where I travel regularly to select affordable high quality and imaginative pieces. The item "OCTOPUS Alebrije Hand Painted Wood Carving Folk Art Oaxaca Mexico" is in sale since Wednesday, February 19, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\Latin American\Mexico\Folk Art". The seller is "oneworldcrafts2015" and is located in Miami, Florida. This item can be shipped to United States.