Folk Art Carving of a Nude with Red Shoes
American, dated '74
Approximate maximum dimensions: 15 ¼ inches (height), 5 inches (depth), 8 inches (length at base). Artist initialed on rear of base, "WGH
Sculpture carved from two pieces of wood with two additional pieces used in base. Lovely, young flapper woman, nude, except for her red painted high heel shoes and maple umbrella, and with a short 1920's hairstyle. She is dark stained pine, while upper base is natural pine and lower appears to be maple, all with original varnish finish.