This almost 16" tall vintage painted wood horse features colorful designs on the sides with orange background that pops against the black of the horse. The saddle is painted gold with ornate designs, and we have repeating imagery representing the bridle and saddle straps. I believe this is from India, circa 1980s, although this style of painting is found in other countries as well. The wood from which the horse is carved is heavy, and it was pieced together. Now, some 50 years later, we can see the seam marks from where the various pieces fit together. The paint is raised there--it probably was smooth when this was new. The lifted leg is nailed on accounting for that bend in the knee, but we can wiggle it and probably if we pull hard enough, take it off. I'm not suggesting you do that, just pointing out the wear from age. There was a split in the base, but that has been well sealed with glue. So again, lots of wear, various flaws, and yet it is an authentic vintage piece of folk art that has a great bohemian look. And it's large enough to command a spot in your room, whether displayed with other folk art or on a shelf or table alone.
Measures 15-3/4" tall to the tip of the ear, by 15-1/4" long and 4" wide. Weighs 5.10 pounds unpacked. Distressed condition; definitely not for the person wanting a like-new piece!
Great large piece for the bohemian home!
Please convo with questions, or call (505) 369-6865. Will return your call as soon as possible.
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