Eleazar is one of the very few who can accurately depict anything in a picture into wood. His pieces that are done from a single piece of wood like this one are a step beyond.
In Japan they are known as Komainu. Resembling lions these Tibetan Temple Dogs traditionally acted as symbolic guardians and protectors.

• Entirely Carved by Hand and Masterfully Sanded
• Meticulously Artisan Painted
• Proudly Signed by the Artist
• Authentic Oaxacan Carving made from prized Copal Wood
• Single Piece Carving Chiseled from a Single block of wood
• Origin of This Carving is the village of Arrazola
• Museum Grade Highest Tier Carving

Dimensions Approx. 11" L x 5" tall (large)