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CHICANO/A ART > Hand painted Day of Dead "altar" shelf by TONY DE CARLO (1956-2014)
Hand painted Day of Dead "altar" shelf by TONY DE CARLO (1956-2014)

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"Altar" by listed artist TONY DE CARLO (1956-2014)

Los Angeles, CA

Acrylic/gold leaf on wood

1994

21 3/8" tall x 17 5/8" wide by 5 3/4" deep

This "altar" shelf is painted with wonderful Day of the Dead images and bright colors!  Unique collectible!  In excellent good condition w/very minor signs of wear.  See pics.  Signed and dated on the back.

Tony de Carlo was born in Los Angeles.  The son of an artist mother, he has been creating art since childhood. A self-taught artist, he paints on a daily basis using silver, copper and gold-leaf, acrylics and oils on everything from canvas, metal and tin, to cut out wood figures and furniture. His work is exhibited regularly throughout the United States and his work is in collections throughout the world.

Additional photos available upon request