Santos

 

    Santos originate in the Spain and its former colonies. Shown is St. James. This is an early carving and 16th-18th century. The carving of his head is quite detailed and some old paint remains on the figure, especially blues and gilt detail on the robe. Minor repair and losses. This is a fairly large piece that is ready for display.  H. 29″,w. 10″., d. 9″.