Mexican Santos Figure 19th Century A1024

Designed to be dressed, nay, arrayed, for different festivals, it lives in a nether world, caught between the existence of an object of veneration and that of a doll's. Or a mannequin's. Weathered by use and stripped of its robes, it is revealed as half man and half scaffolding, its elbows enabled to bend from its stuffed ...

Mexican 19th Century Retablo With Its Saint circa 1860 RARE M799

An utterly magical duo. Enchanting and powerful. The tiny saint is dressed and adorned with turquoise needs. A floral wreath seems to float above it. Completely otherworldly and yet also the comforting familiar of the household. A historic treasure in our eyes, a special window on a culture. Price on request.

Visionary Saint – Mexican Religious Figure with Original Vestments 19th Century M785

Extraordinary in every way. Incredibly skillful modeling of the head and body. This man is in the throes of a vision. This object of veneration hits the viewer with real force, and actually inspires awe. And more than a little fear. A terrific find. 22' high. Price on request.