Thursday, December 11, 2014

Vintage Religious Carving, Santo Christ, The Redeemer

Title: Vintage Religious Carving, Santo Christ, The Redeemer
Description: This wooden image of batikuling represents a local artisan’s ingenuity towards a more timid yet dramatic expression of artwork. Simple yet expressive of the art genre it belongs. The right arm and hand were somewhat omitted, yet the left side expresses truth and holiness. The sculpturing style is not cliché, making it a standout. Minor abrasions and cracks are visible. It is believed to be more than seventy years old, and must have come from Northern Luzon, Philippines.
Measurement: It measures 14 inches in height and 5 inches across.
Condition: In Good Condition
Weight: Item weighs approximately 1,200 grams

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HAC Code: 2A014

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