Lot 3
  • 3

Classic New Mexican Polychromed Wood Retablo

Estimate
8,000 - 12,000 USD
bidding is closed

Description

  • wood
composed of a wood board with deeply carved lunette, sensitively painted with a depiction of Santa Gertrudis, wearing a nun's habit, with a heart in her left hand and a crozier with red banner in her right; attributed to The Laguna Santero (1776-1815).

Provenance

Janis and Dennis Lyon Collection, Paradise Valley AZ
Acquired from the above

Condition

Very good condition.
In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion.
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