Edd Lambdin Carved Polychrome Folk Art Sculpture, 21st century
Edd Lambdin (born 1935)
Untitled (folk art), 21st century
Carved wood and paint
Signed to the verso
Kentucky folk artist Edd Lambdin began his art career in the mid-1980s. His colorful painted wooden sculptures are inspired by his rural Southern upbringing, with themes including monkeys, birds, snakes, and religious motifs. His work has been exhibited at the Kentucky Museum of Art and Craft, the Huntington Museum of Art, the Kentucky Folk Art Center, and the Owensboro Museum of Art.
- accretion; pigment loss; cracks; chips; wear throughout.