Popular & Folk Art

Popular & Folk Art

With over 5,000 objects, the popular and folk art collection represents the largest component of The Mexican Museum’s holdings. Spanning the 20th century to the present, the collection contains fine examples of handcrafted artifacts from all the major folk art regions of Mexico.

Bat Mask Featured

Bat Mask

Unknown
20th century
Mexico
Duck with Ducklings Candlestick

Herón Martínez Mendoza
20th century
Acatlan, Puebla, Mexico

Tripod Vessel Featured

Tripod Vessel

Herón Martínez Mendoza
20th century
Acatlan, Puebla, Mexico
Alebrije

Pedro Linares
20th century