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? COUPLE OF STATUETTESJALISCO CULTURE, WESTERN MEXICOPROTOCLASTIC, 100 BC. BC -250 AD - 250 AD. ADCeramic with creamy-white and brick-red slip, manganese oxidesH. 23 cm - H. 25 cmJalisco pair of seated figures, cream slipped with red paint, manganese oxides, Mexico CityH. 9 in - H. 9 ¾ inProvenance:Merrin Gallery, New YorkPrivate American collection, New York, 1990Beautiful seated couple, knees raised, their face, very representative of the Jalisco culture, rests on their forearms. A beautiful brick-red colour highlights their earrings.Here, as often in Jalisco couples, the man and the woman are sitting in similar poses, they wear the same headdress and the same earrings, which underlines the kinship or matrimonial bond that unites them.? This lot is a temporary import

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France - 75009 - paris
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