SOLD Willie Massey “Chicken”

Willie Massey “Chicken”
Considered a master of African American self-taught art, Kentucky-born Willie Massey (1906-1990) is known for his whimsical paintings, carvings and assemblages. His work is in numerous private and museum collections. Like most of Massey’s work, his painted “Chicken” is made from wood scraps and features a crisply carved “come” and mother-of-pearl button eyes. 1980s. Unsigned.


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