Incorporating traditional elements into a bold modern design, renowned Santa Clara Pueblo/Apache artist Upton “Greyshoes” Ethelbah, presents a stylized Pueblo Buffalo Dancer created in bronze and sitting atop a wood base.
This highly dimensional piece with fine attention to detail is beautifully created, showcases movement within its form, and is and a striking representation between traditional and contemporary elements which is typical in Ethelbah’s work. With a Sunface upon the top, an arrow on one side, and a rattle on the other, this sculpture embodies elements of Pueblo culture and would be an extraordinary addition to your collection of fine art.
Sculpture measures 8-1/2" tall X 4-3/4" long x 4" wide. This pieces comes with a certificate of authenticity.
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