Sunday, August 29, 2010

Luisa Roldan

Luisa_Roldan
Madonna and Child with the John the Baptist.

Monday, August 23, 2010

Shepherd

First Sunday of Advent

Thursday, August 19, 2010

Presepio

Pres├ępio

Vintage Italian paper-mache Presepi figures.

On Etsy





Corazon necklace

Sunday, August 15, 2010

Wise guys

The Wise Men from the East

A bunch of wise guys.

dime store Plaster Americana and some German paper-mache figures.

Tuesday, August 10, 2010

Noli Me Tangere


@ MFAH

Friday, August 6, 2010

On etsy


Mater Dolorosa

Wednesday, August 4, 2010

German Nativity

December 28th

A rather large paper-mache German Nativity figures from the first half of the 20th century. Repainted sometime later and covered with mica glitters.
This set actually reminds me of Henry Darger's works; Baby Jesus looks a lot like his Vivian girls.