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.

Bird Vessel Candelabra

Herón Martínez Mendoza
20th century
Acatlan, Puebla, Mexico
Black Ceramic Candelabra

Herón Martínez Mendoza
20th Century
Acatlan, Puebla, Mexico
Blouse

Unknown
ca. 1915
Mexico
Blouse

Unknown
Tehuantepec, Mexico