Description

This sculpture by Manuel Felguerez just makes me smile! The sculpture, depicting a boy and girl on a see saw, or teeter totter as we called them when I was a kid, is comprised of metal, paper mache, and wood. The clothes of the children are created by placing paper mache over the metal body. There is a spring and a lever attached to the sculpture which allows you to make the see saw…..see and saw! So endearing. The sculpture is signed and mounted on a wood base indicative of the vintage sculptures and not the current reproductions which are mounted on metal bases.  Manuel Felguerez Barra (born 12/12/1928) is a prominent abstract artist of Mexico who did most of his studies in France. The Manuel Felguerez Abstract Art Museum was opened in 1998 in the city of Zacatecas. This whimsical and happy sculpture should be yours.

Additional information

ARTIST

MATERIALS

Paper Mache, Metal, Wood

DATE: Circa

1960s

SKU 414-DEC-068 Category

Additional information

ARTIST

MATERIALS

Paper Mache, Metal, Wood

DATE: Circa

1960s

if you loved this...

There is nothing more disappointing then finding that one unique, must-have item and see that it has been sold. But before you get frustrated, please reach out to us. We have a 40,000 square foot warehouse with only one-of-a-kind items. We just might have what you are looking for, and have not posted it to our online shop. So drop us a line and we’ll get shopping for you.

LET US KNOW WHAT YOU'RE LOOKING FOR!