Nayarit Seated Female Figure


Figure; Seated Female Depiction, Orange Clay, Ochre and White Pigments. 

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Hollow orangeware pottery seated female figure, holding her left hand under her breast, bowl on right shoulder. Wearing a knee length skirt, headband ear ornaments and nose ring. Some remaining traces of ocher and white painted highlights. Scattered mineral deposits on the surface. Nayarit, Mexico. Missing top of head, right arm reattached with visible breakline. Repaired from approximately four large original pieces with restoration over the breaklines. Property from the Pierre and Tana Matisse Foundation.

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Dimensions 7 × 6 × 11.5 in