Benito Juarez is celebrated as a national hero of Mexico. A man of indigenous heritage, he rose to political prominence in in the 19th century and eventually became president. This interesting folk art portrait has a fantastic primitive aesthetic, with its handmade frame and seemingly self-taught execution. Muted colors of parchment, black, and ox blood red make for striking contrasts.
Measures 15.25 x 20 x 1″,,NULL,0″