Gustav Dentzel hand carved this magnificent carousel horse around 1894. His horses were produced in distinctive crouched positions. The trappings on this mare indicate that she is an inside mare.
Referred to as a "Dentzel Prancer Mare". Her head is in the "Sweet-faced" position. In 1864 Gustav emigrated to America and introduced the first amusement park carousel.The Dentzel name is identified with distinction in the pioneering and development of the hand carved carousel. Dentzel animals are most valued in the art world for their extraordinary carving and exceptional designs. Please feel free to ask questions. The item "Dentzel Mare Antique 1894 Hand Carved wooden Carousel Horse exquisite" is in sale since Wednesday, August 2, 2017. This item is in the category "Antiques\Decorative Arts\Woodenware\Carved Figures".
The seller is "jhcomics" and is located in Madison, Wisconsin. This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America, all countries in Europe, Australia.