La Virgen del Carmen
Wood, gesso, paint;
eyes for both figures, wig and lashes for the Virgin; fabric
metal crowns with glass jewels; height 4½ feet.
Brown robe and
veil, Christ child, scapulars for both figures, white cape
veil for Virgin, white lace cape for Child, full crowns.
The hands are joined
arms at the wrists and the arms are crudely painted in blue.
of a piece with the legs, but are finished only to just above
The child has ruddy, chubby cheeks and a small nose. Both have
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