Carved out of mahogany wood and carefully polished, here's a stuatuette of a proud giraffe, finely crafted and of perfect proportions.
- Mahogany wood
- 10 x 1.2 x 3.25 inches
- This is an handmade item. Color and/or woodgrain may vary slightly.
The artisans ...
Dominican Republic is most widely known for its tourist attractions than its artistic reputation. Dominican artists of international reach perform mostly on the musical scene.
Oscar de la Renta, the great fashion designer, is however a Santo Domingo native. We should also mention Paul Giudicelli, Dominican artist whose abstract paintings still influence contemporary artists, as well as Juan Medina whose works decorate the Santo Domingo cathedral and the National Pantheon.
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