NAVAJO FOLK ART OLD NAVAJO WOMAN RIDDING HORSE BY DELBERT BUCK. It is in very good condition, there is a few scuff marks on it. It measures approximately 17 tall x 12 7/8 long x 4 1/2 wide. Whimsical folk art by Navajo artist Delbert Buck. Fabulous colors and designs throughout the piece.
Delbert started to make folk art in 1988, when he just 12 years old. He uses cottonwood and found objects, such as wool, paper, yarn, and fabric to create his whimsical pieces. His folk art is inspired by the ordinary aspects of daily life infused with humor.
From sheep driving cars to bucking broncos, Delberts folk art brings joy to the collector and his art will be a great addition to any Native American or Navajo folk art collection. In recent years, wood figurines hand carved by self-taught Navajo artists have developed into Navajo Folk Art. These carvings of traditional personal images and indigenous animals are characteristic of the cultural integrity on the Navajo people. Strong cultural values provide for and sustain the artistic traditions of the Navajo. The item "VTG Folk Art Delbert Buck Old Navajo Woman Riding A Horse Wood Carving signed" is in sale since Sunday, June 9, 2019.This item is in the category "Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\Native American\ US\1935-Now\Other Nat. The seller is "foote-steps-back-in-time" and is located in Phoenix, Arizona. This item can be shipped to United States.