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December Fine Estate Auction

Sun, Dec 17, 2023 02:00PM EST
Lot 186

Magdalena Pedro Martinez

Estimate: $150 - $250
Unsold

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $10
$100 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$2,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$20,000 $2,500
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000
$200,000 $25,000
$500,000 $50,000
Magdalena Pedro Martinez
Ceramic figure of a Merwoman. 8in. (20cm) h. 10in. (25cm) l.

Working with the distinctive black clay indigenous to San Bartolo Coyotepec in the Mexican state of Oaxaca, Magdalena Pedro Martínez sculpts figures of women dressed in regional regalia. The black clay comes from the mines outside of her town, located in the Central Valley just south of Oaxaca City.

Condition

Head with prior break, reglued. Chip on side of nose.

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