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Virgin of Guadelupe Peruvian Open Retablo

This Peruvian Religous Day of the Dead Wood Retablo is a unique painted plaster sculpture in a wooden box. This retablo features the distinct and sacred Virigin of Guadelupe. Another wonderful addition to our retablo collection!

  • Handmade in Peru
  • Plaster figures in a wooden box
  • Signed by artist Alcidez Quispe
  • Box measures 11.5 cm

Retablos are true Peruvian folk art. They originally depicted carved and painted sculptures of religious figures and were displayed in rural churches as alters.  Today the boxes take the form of three dimensional scenes of daily life in Peru such as markets, shops, harvests, weddings and other ceremonies.


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. Another wonderful addition to our retablo collection!

  • Handmade in Peru
  • Plaster figures in a wooden box
  • Signed by artist Alcidez Quispe
  • Box measures 11.5 cm

Retablos are true Peruvian folk art. They originally depicted carved and painted sculptures of religious figures and were displayed in rural churches as alters.  Today the boxes take the form of three dimensional scenes of daily life in Peru such as markets, shops, harvests, weddings and other ceremonies.

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