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Hezz, Bust of FarmerTitle -  Farmer    Artist - Wilhelm Hess

Description - carved wooden bust  signed "Hezz"

Dimensions (inches) -  19h x 10w x 9d      Weight - < 12 lb

Item#  hx01

About the artist - Wilhelm Hess was a Cape Breton folk artists who migrated from West Germany in 1951. He died at the age of 82 in 1995. He was a farm labourer and a toy store proprietor. Some of his works are included in the permanent collection of the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia.