Juan Horta --Armadillo Mask
A remarkable mask created by the late master artisan Juan Horta Castillo of Tocuaro, Michoacán.
There are many mask makers in Mexico, and Juan Horta is considered one of the best. He exhibited his masks throughout Mexico as well as the United States, most notably as a featured artist at The Art Institute of Chicago. He is also a multiple first prize winner of Mexico's Mask Maker Competition.
Juan Horta passed away in 2006 and his pieces are prized by collectors around the world.
Approximately 20 inches by 9 inches. Signed by the artist.