Woman with a Long Neck

Andre Dimanche Woman with a Long Neck
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Andre Dimanche Woman with a Long Neck
Andre Dimanche Woman with a Long Neck
Andre Dimanche Woman with a Long Neck
Andre Dimanche Woman with a Long Neck
Andre Dimanche Woman with a Long Neck
Andre Dimanche Woman with a Long Neck
Andre Dimanche Woman with a Long Neck
SKU: AND-1403

Wood sculpture (21" h. x 5 1/2" w. x 5" d.)
c. 1970
Purchased from Galerie Issa in Port-au-Prince c.1973. To current owner by descent. Excellent condition.

Exhibited at Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center, Millville, New Jersey (July to December, 2016) for exhibit:  Shades of Past, Colors of Present:  Preserving Caribbean Cultural Heritage in New Jersey.

Andre Dimanche in 1970's (photo courtesy of Robert Brictson).

André V. Dimanche (1901-1988)

We are fortunate that the eminent scholar of Haitian art, Gerald Alexis, has permitted us to reprint this memoir of André Dimanche, published in Le Nouvelliste on May 3, 2017:

La sculpture en Haïti au XXe siècle : André V. Dimanche, sculpteur intuitif 

$950