Saint Anthony with baby statue in Valgardena wood, natural wax 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.
Natural wax finish of the statue: the finished sculpture is coated with a layer of transparent wax.
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: ST000100
- Materials: Valgardena Maple wood
- Origin: Italy