Rare 19thc Mexican Retablo of St Benedict on Tin


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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Americas: South American: Pre 1900: Item # 1303153
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
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For whatever reason St Benedict images are hard to find-here he is with a loaf of bread, one of his attributes-he carries bread to represent he escaped poisoning by his pal monks-sometimes the bread has a serpent enclosed-10 inches by 14 inches-losses to paint-patron Saint of Europe