Our Mexican Talavera Guadalupe (Virgin Mary) figurine is surrounded by a stunning halo with a child at her feet. The Virgin Guadalupe is hand painted with traditional multi color designs, part of artist Gerardo Garcia collection of fine talavera. A great gift for the collector or religious folk art.
Imported from Guanajuato, Guanajuato, Mexico.
Virgin de Guadalupe, Blessed Virgin Mary, is an important symbol of Mexican faith. She is honored every December 12th with a religious feast day "Dia de la Virgin de Guadalupe". The celebration commemorates her appearance to a peasant, Juan Diego.
The figurine shown, will be the actual piece shipped. Each piece is unique and will have some imperfections, as is normal.
Due to the nature of hand crafting, each piece of art is unique and beautiful, variations and imperfections are to be expected and are normal. This only adds to the uniqueness of each piece, each piece is a individual work of art.