Calvin Cooper Folk Art Polychrome Wooden Sculpture of Chicken, 1991
Calvin Cooper (Kentucky, 1921-2011)
Untitled (large chicken), 1991
Hand-painted wooden sculpture
Signed to the underside of foot
Calvin Cooper is a folk artist based in Wallingford, Kentucky. Known for his abstract sculptures of farm animals painted with vibrant colors, his work has been exhibited by the Kentucky Folk Art Center, among other art venues.
- surface wear present throughout piece; cracking of wood around base of wings.