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Wood Sprite [Wood]

Wood Sprite, 1931
Driftwood on ebony

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Marshall M. Fredericks
1994.004

During his early years as an artist, Fredericks carved several tall thin figures in wood. A few were carved from old fence posts the artist acquired.

This wood sprite, a mythical creature that lived in the woods and personified the spirit of…