This is a wonderful vintage religious statue. The Blessed Virgin Mary is wearing beautifully flowing white robes with distinctive southwestern decorative detailing. Our lady is gracefully poised with her head deeply bowed and her eyes lowered. Her palms are together in prayer while draped in a rosary. Simply beautiful.
This is a striking vintage madonna. The Blessed Virgin Mary is shown as a young woman wearing a beautiful veil framing her face with many soft folds. Our lady is elegantly poised with her head slightly bowed, her eyes lowered, and her palms together in adoration.
This piece is ceramic painted to look like wood. There reverse has the original tag indicating that was handmade in Germany.
This is a beautiful vintage carving. It is an image of the Blessed Virgin Mary holding a young Christ. Our Lady’s eyes are closed and her head bowed as she leans in the embrace Our Lord. Absolutely gorgeous.
Condition: There are several small nicks in the wood. Please See Pictures
This is an elegant vintage religious statue. It is a tall, slim monk holding a candle. His head is bowed in prayer and his expression is humble. The artist has used minimal detailing and long flowing lines to give this piece a sense of motion. One can imagine this monk waking for Matins on a cold winter night to pray the Divine Office.
The piece is signed by the artist.
Condition: There are some light scratches. Please see pictures.
This is a remarkable pair of vintage religious statues. It is a matching set of figures depicting the Holy Family. The Blessed Virgin Mary is shown holding a young Christ in her arms while standing on a crescent moon. Saint Joseph is shown holding a carpenter’s square in one hand and lilies, symbolizing purity, in the other. Both statues are chalkware painted in rich, vibrant colors.
The statues are set in wooden sconces that can stand alone or hang on the wall. The reverse is marked “Made in Holland”.
Condition: There are some small chips and we believe the paint has been retouched in some places. Please See Pictures.
This is a wonderful vintage religious statue. It shows three chubby monks in sandals and dark grey habits. Two are holding books while the other has a scroll. All three have their faces raised in joyous adoration. Their profound happiness will brighten your day!
This is a unique example of religious artwork. Each painted plaster sculpture represents the doors of one of the many beautiful churches of Quito, Ecuador. Two sculptures are signed and dated by the artist. The third has a printed history of the church written by the artist. The history tells of an earthquake and the rebuilding of the church now dedicated to Our Lady of Mercy.
Condition: There are a few chips in the plaster. Please See Pictures.
Dimensions: 14.5” tall x 11” wide and 1” deep each
This is an exceptional example of mid-century modern religious art. It is a statue of the Blessed Virgin Mary cradling an infant Christ. Our Lady is wearing long voluminous robes and a veil as she gazes down at the swaddled Baby. Although there is very little detailing, the piece is alive with motion. Gorgeous!
This is a stunning glass statue of the Blessed Virgin Mary. Our Lady is shown wearing voluminous robes and a long veil. Her head is deeply bowed and her arms are crossed over her heart. Her expression is both serene and joyful.The lines of this piece give it a fantastic sense of motion and flow. Wonderful.
We believe this was produced by the well known Fostoria Glass Company.
This is a sweet vintage religious collectible. It is a monk playing a trumpet and clearly having a great time! His eyes are closed in concentration and his body is swaying with the music. He is wearing a full brown habit with sandaled feet peeking out at the hem. Fun!
This is a vintage statue of the Virgin Mary created in minimalist styling. Although Our Lady is shown with very little detailing, the depth of her prayer is evident in the arch of her bowed head under her large halo and the steep angle of her folded hands. The hand-carved wood has a beautiful satin finish with a subtle luster.
Condition: There are small scratches and the finish is lifting a bit at the base. Please see pictures