I started collecting Haitian art in the 80's when it wasn't expensive. With the earthquake and the loss of so much art and artists, the prices have gone through the roof. I can no longer afford to collect.
Signed Alain Castel, Cap Haitien - Dimensions 16Hx24w - Price $275USD
Male Catrina with top hat that turns - From Patzcuaro area
Dimension 24" tall - Price $45USD or 550 pesos
Antique head dress worn by Voladeros from Papantla, Veracruz in their ceremonies. Note the bird feathers used as decorations. Purchased from Victor's in Mx City (supplier to museums and shops) Very rare.
Dimension - 43"w x 34"h Price $280USD or 3500 pesos
More to come manana in another blog.
Please contact me if you have any interest in these items prior to the sale on May 4th.
Arrangements can be made to get the items to the USA and shipped to you from there at a cost savings. Shipping from Mexico is very expensive.
If you're in Mexico or San Miguel, please contact me, if seriously interested, to see the items prior to the sale.