Saint Anthony with baby statue in Valgardena wood, multi-patinated finish.
Saint Anthony is worshipped in desperate situations and as a help to find lost things.
He is the patron saint of Alpinists and travellers; his attributes are the book, the lily and from the 17th century almost exclusively Baby Jesus.
His sepulchre is in the Basilica of Saint Anthony of Padua.
Multi-patinated finish of the statue: the finished sculpture is coated with a walnut colour patina, then some details are added in different tones.
This statue in maple wood is hand made by the Valgardena artisans, following the local artistic tradition.
This is a fine article of high quality.
- Model: ST000099
- Materials: Valgardena Maple wood
- Origin: Italy