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19th C. Spanish Colonial Carved Catholic Church Religious Santos Altar Figures

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A pair of antique Spanish Colonial Santos religious altar figures from the 19th century. Hand carved and polychrome painted wood and gesso, each depicting ecclesiastical figures in Franciscan monk habit. One figure on faux stone pedestal holding a bible with raised hand, the other figure in traditional dress on spiral base carving. These decorative European [Continue]

Antique Archangel Uriel Cusco Colonial Painting Peru Christian Spanish

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Oil on canvas & Framed under glass. Frame 11 5/8″ x 9 5/8″, Image 6″ x 4 3/8″. Please review all pictures. The item “Antique Archangel Uriel Cusco Colonial Painting Peru Christian Spanish” is in sale since Sunday, September 8, 2019. This item is in the category “Art\Paintings”. The seller is “dawson_treasures” and is located [Continue]

Antique Spanish or Portuguese Colonial Santos Figure Scuplture

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This evocative Santos figure, probably 18th century, packs a powerful presence for it’s small size, perhaps in part from the lose of its original paint emphasizing the form. There are significant loses to it- both hands and paint and gesso, yet like many objects treasured over long periods of time, it remains compelling. This came [Continue]

Authentic Mexican Retablo Copper Painting Antique San Luis Rey Spanish Colonial

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Authentic Mexican Retablo (oil on copper painting) featuring San Luis Rey (King Louis IX of France). He’s credited with bringing the true crown of thorns and three nails to France, which can be seen in the lower, left-hand corner. They’re still enshrined outside of Paris. The iconography is particularly important; he had a scepter that [Continue]

Antique Bethlehem Virgin Madonna Cusco Colonial Painting Peru Christian Spanish

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Vintage Bethlehem Virgin or Madonna – Cusco Painting. Oil on canvas & Framed under glass. Frame 12 3/4″ x 10 3/4″, Image 9″ x 7″. Please review all pictures. The item “Antique Bethlehem Virgin Madonna Cusco Colonial Painting Peru Christian Spanish” is in sale since Sunday, September 8, 2019. This item is in the category [Continue]

An Antique Retablo Painting La Senora De Soledad Mexican Spanish Colonial Art

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This is an antique “retablo” painting (late 19th C). It is a very fine specimen of Mexican Spanish colonial art. The image depicts and honors Mary as “The Lady of Solitude”. (Nuestra Senora de Soledad). This piece was shown in the traveling exhibit, “The Art of Private Devotion: Retablo Painting of Mexico”, curated by Gloria [Continue]

ANTIQUE 18c SPANISH COLONIAL CUZCO SCHOOL MADONNA AND CHILD OIL PAINTING

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ANTIQUE 18c SPANISH COLONIAL CUZCO SCHOOL MADONNA AND CHILD OIL PAINTING. Please check enlarged photos for more condition detail. Colors may vary slightly depending on your monitor settings. PLEASE VIEW ALL PHOTOGRAPHS AS THEY FORM AN IMPORTANT PART OF THE DESCRIPTION. NO RETURN ON ELECTRONICS, TOYS, PERFUMES, JEWELRY, BOOKS, CLOTHING AND FASHION ITEMS. If you [Continue]