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Huichol Yarn Painting, 24" [sold]

[sold] Extraordinary, large 24"x24" yarn painting, or "Nearika", depicting typical Huichol symbols and visions. Intense, psychedelic imagery represents the spiritual insights afforded to the Huichol by their sacred Peyote plant. The painting consists of fine-guaged yarn applied to a wooden board covered with a sticky, and somewhat fragrant, mixture of beeswax and resin. A brief description of images, in Spanish, is handwritten on the back, along with the artisan's signature. Detailed view below. Mexico. 295

Huichol Yarn Painting, 24" [sold] hy24

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