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Antique Retablo Ex-Voto Painting on Mexican Spanish Colonial Religious Art 6X8


This ex-voto oil on tin painting depicts the fate of Genaro Ramirez, a womanizer who lived his life surrounded by women but when he decided to get married he had a heart attack at the altar. Death surprised him; his bride has not forgotten him. It is signed July 13, 1960 by Morelia Mich. Some [Continue]



BEAUTIFUL 19th CENTURY SILK & METALLIC THREAD EMBROIDERY, SPANISH, RELIGIOUS. Early 19th century most likely of Spanish origin, believed to depict St. John carrying the infant Jesus. Large panel 68cm x 49cm, Framed 87cm x 67cm. The silk is showing signs of age in Places, but is generally ok damage is at the edges, it [Continue]

Antique Retablo Ex-Voto Painting on Mexican Spanish Colonial Religious Art 6X8


This ex-voto oil on tin painting depicts the suffering of a brilliant doctor, who has saved many lives and has studied a lot, but today suffers in the hands of fate, for giving him the circumstance of his beloved suffering in the hands of death and him unable to save her. She succumbs to death [Continue]

Antique Jesuit St. Ignatius Loyola Retablo Painting Spanish Colonial New Mexico


Gorgeous little santo portrait of Saint Ignatius of Loyola, or San Ignacio, now faintly visible lower center. Great atmosphere to this piece! With Ignatius penitent and deep in prayer in his little apartment in Rome, small altar. Good condition overall to the paint surface, minor scuffs and spots as would be expected for its age. [Continue]

SAINT TERESA OF JESUS Antique Watercolour Original Religious Huge Spanish Art


It is a stunning piece of art, and one that could be very valuable. Provenance; unsigned, b ought many years ago from an art dealer in Spain. Size; 57×70 cm (with frame). Condition; in excellent condition. I will be listing more antique paintings and drawings in the upcoming weeks. I will do my best to [Continue]

Circa 1700 Antique Baroque Mannerist Spanish Colonial Retablo Painting


The coronation of the blessed virgin mary as Our Lady of Ransom. Shows St John de Matha and Felix de Valois, founders from the Order of the Most Holy Trinity or Trinitarians. Jesus Christ, God the Father, and the Holy Spirit. This fine painting was executed with exquisite skill and mastery. The details are stunning. [Continue]

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


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


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


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]