220616-31 Zuni Rabbit Fetish signed by Hayes Leekya
Late 20th century
1 3/4" L
With inset eyes and "HL" makers mark. A superb example with wonderful ears and expression giving the fetish a lot of character and life.
Hayes is the grandson of Zuni fetish carving, Leekya Deyuse and the son of the also famous artist, Francis Leekya. His work has a very traditional and unmistakable Leekya influence.