This is an exceptional piece of art, numbered 4/30. Originally purchased at Black Arrow Gallery in Prescott, Az. Piece is titled, "Yellow Smoke," and features an ultra-realistic Spirit Mask composed of Horse Hair, Buckskin Hide, Fox Headdress, carved wood/bone claw necklace, and more.
About the artist:
"Cindy Jo is part Cherokee Indian and has honored the pride of her heritage through her work as well as her life. She is known internationally for her artwork. She has ben creative Native American style art since childhood and is partial to the life of the warrior who conquers adversity with pride and honor.
Cindy Jo carefully creates each piece totally by hand, from sculpturing the clay, to painting, feathering and traditional beading. She uses the most natural materials, custom creating her own recipe for the clay of Mother Earth. She recreates the powerful and vivid colors of nature, as well as the most elemental materials that Mother Earth has provided for her people for many years. Her lifetime research along with her own unique ideas lead her on to represent, promote, preserve, and protect a time and a people whose heritage fulfills a vast part of the circle of life."
Notes: Excellent, No Visible Flaws