Collections: Mexican Folk Art, Paper Mache Folk Art

Mini Papier Mache Skull

N2068

Black & white skulls. 5 inches high x 4 inches wide

Papier mâché was popular Day of the Dead decor during the late 1800's Colonial Period. These black & white skulls look like 3D interpretations of skeletons in the wood cuts made popular by the "father of folk art", Jose Guadalupe Posada, who worked up to the time of the Mexican Revolution 1910.