O come all ye faithful, under the tree
No holiday sale is complete without beautifully crafted religious figures to grace the home. From 19th century de vestir santos and ivory figures to a first-class reliquary, the ‘Under the Tree: The Wish List’ auction will have collectors near and far feeling blessed. Catch these wondrous pieces as they go up for auction on Saturday 24 November, 11am at Three Salcedo Place with the Philippine Religious Art category (lots 141-150A) starting at 12pm.
1) De Vestir Santo Rosario in a virina / Last quarter, 19th century, Vigan, Ilocos Sur (Ivory heads and hands, wooden body)
2) First-class relic of St. Bernadette of Lourdes in a monstrance / Last quarter, 19th century, France (Bronze, silver)
3) De Vestir San Antonio de Padua in a virina / Last Quarter, 19th century, Vigan, Ilocos Sur (Ivory heads and hands, body of wood, textile, gold, gold-plated silver)
4) De Vestir San Jose in a virina / Third Quarter, 19th century, Vigan, Ilocos Sur (Ivory heads and hands, wooden body)
5) De Talladao Santo Domingo / Third Quarter, 19th century, Ilocos (Hardwood)
6) An ivory figure of a saint / undated (ivory with wooden base)
Visit our website to view the full catalogue of almost 400 pieces going up for auction. Preview runs from 15-23 November, 10am-6pm. For inquiries, email email@example.com or phone +632 659.4094 | 823.0956.