Saint Lucy /Santa Lucia (Rinaldi)

Regular price $140.00

Shipping calculated at checkout.

The carving of wooden saints is a traditional Puerto Rican craft.

Because tradition associates her name with light, Santa Lucia or St. Lucy is thought of as the patron of sight. Since medieval times, artists have depicted her carrying a dish with painted eyes, as Pablo Rinaldi shows us in this woodcarving.Hand-carved and hand painted.

Cedar. 8" tall or 12" tall.