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Nativity Altar - Madonna & Child 1950s Italian

Trésor Bleu

$210.00
ITEM NO. NG-919A
Florentine Triptych Altar Shrine, mid-Century Italian

This tabletop triptych / travel shrine makes a perfect devotional item for the Christmas Season.  It features three handcrafted wooden panels and can be folded for protection and storage. Traditional Catholic Christmas Tryptic:  The middle panel has a lithograph of a Renaissance painting, of Mary as the Madonna with the Child Jesus in her lap, His hand extended in a gesture of blessing. The side panels have pictures of Fra Angelico's angels, also lithographs.

The mid century technique involves a pressure frieze gilt on the front and back. The paint is made of real gold. The triptych is 6 1/4" tall x 7 1/8" wide when fully opened (3 1/2" when closed). Hand crafted in Florence, Italy.