Woodcut Xylographic Mexican Fine Art Master Artist Collectible "Xipe Totec"

$ 109.99
  • Wonderful Woodcut of God of Toltecs and Aztecs

  • Tall- 7 1/4"
  • Wide- 8
  • Image- 4 1/2" x 4"

  • Xipe Totec, (Nahuatl: “Our Lord the Flayed One”) Mesoamerican god of spring and new vegetation and patron of goldsmiths. Xipe Totec was venerated by the Toltecs and Aztecs. As a symbol of the new vegetation, Xipe Totec wore the skin of a human victim—the “new skin” that covered the Earth in the spring.

  • Adrian Amarildo Olmedo is one of the most talented graphic artist in Oaxaca, Mexico.
  • Adrian is considered one of the most important artists in different types of media.

  • He is now co founder of a collective of artists in Oaxaca, Mexico called "Estampa Galleria".
  • Adrian has had his works displayed in galleries throughout Mexico and is collected by private collectors in Mexico, the United States and Europe.

  • The details of the woodcut are incredible, please take your time to view them.
  • The bright colors are even darker in person.
  • There is a wood frame but the woodcut is covered in removable plastic, no glass cover.

  • Author: Amarildo Olmedo
  • Title: "Xipe Totec"
  • Technique: woodcut

  • Woodcut or Xilografía
  • is a relief printing technique in printmaking. An artist carves an image into the surface of a block of wood—typically with gouges—leaving the printing parts level with the surface while removing the non-printing parts.

  • What an amazing woodcut to have in your home, office, restaurant, office or as a very special gift.

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