WELCOME TO INVALUABLE
Be the first to know about
the latest online auctions.
Please enter a valid email address (name@host.com)
Sign Up »
PS: We value your privacy
Thank you!
 
 
Want to learn more
about online auctions?
Take a Quick Tour »
 
Invaluable cannot guarantee the accuracy of translations through Google Translate and disclaims any responsibility for inaccurate translations.
Show translation options

Lot 109: Mexican Painted Wood Santo Madonna & Child

November Clearance Online Timed Auction

by ArtemisGallery LIVE

November 7, 2016

Louisville, CO, USA

Timed Auction
Sold
  • Mexican Painted Wood Santo Madonna & Child
  • Mexican Painted Wood Santo Madonna & Child
  • Mexican Painted Wood Santo Madonna & Child
  • Mexican Painted Wood Santo Madonna & Child
  • Mexican Painted Wood Santo Madonna & Child
  • Mexican Painted Wood Santo Madonna & Child
  • Mexican Painted Wood Santo Madonna & Child
   
Looking for the realized and estimated price?

Description: Latin America, Mexico, ca. early 20th C.A stunning, hand-carved, painted, and gilded santo depicting Nuestra Madre de la Candelaria (this title painted in black at the lower end of the pedestal) or Our Lady of Candelaria, also known as Morenita who originally was the patron saint of the Canary Islands, a Spanish archipelago off the southern coast of Morocco, but later adopted by the faithful of New Spain or Mexico. In her left arm, she holds the Christ Child who holds a blue orb adorned with a white cross and makes a blessing gesture with his right hand. The Virgin wears flowing white robes decorated with roses and golden trim, a golden crown, and a radiating golden halo surrounds her visage. At the base of the pedestal the artist, one of the Cortez familySize: 5.5" W x 8.25" H (14 cm x 21 cm)

Provenance: Ex - Collection of Deacon K. Giacone

All items legal to buy/sell under U.S. Statute covering cultural patrimony Code 2600, CHAPTER 14, and are guaranteed to be as described or your money back.

A Certificate of Authenticity will accompany all winning bids.

We ship worldwide and handle all shipping in-house for your convenience.

#116487

Condition Report: Tiny losses to fingers on the Virgin's right hand. Else intact and excellent.

Lot title
$0 (starting bid)
Lot title
$0 (starting bid)
Lot title
$0 (starting bid)
 
Lot title
$0 (starting bid)
Lot title
$0 (starting bid)
Lot title
$0 (starting bid)
 
Lot title
$0 (starting bid)
Lot title
$0 (starting bid)
Lot title
$0 (starting bid)