Antônio de Dedé

Antônio Alves dos Santos was born in 1953, in Lagoa da Canoa, Alagoas, where he has lived and worked. He belonged to a Quilombola remaining community. Instinctive wood sculptor, his favorite subjects are animals and imaginary characters: jaguars, bulls, cats, deer, elephants, dancers, couples in unique pieces, usually carved in cedar and rich polychrome.

His work is reproduced in the book “Brazilian Popular Art”, volume II, by Décor-SP.

He died in 2017.

Madeira maciça policromada

102 x 27 x 17 cm

Assinada

Perfeito estado de conservação


 

“Nossa Senhora Aparecida”

madeira policromada

152 x 28 x 28 cm


madeira policromada

121 x 25 x 27 cm


madeira policromada

45 x 35 x 20cm


madeira policromada

45 x 35 x 20cm


Santo Antônio

Madeira maciça policromada

200 x 25 x 30 cm

Assinada

Perfeito estado de conservação


 

N. Sra. das Dores

Madeira maciça policromada

200 x 23 x 21 cm

Assinada

Perfeito estado de conservação


 

Médica

Madeira maciça policromada

181 x 23 x 23 cm

Assinada

Perfeito estado de conservação


 

madeira policromada

40 x 23 x 33 cm


São Francisco

madeira maciça

policromada

198 x 24 x 24 cm


madeira maciça

policromada

99 x 27 x 20 cm


São Jorge

madeira policromada

maciça

225 x 40 x 35 cm