18th Century Neopolitan Crèche Figure
?? lbl.alttext.altThumbnailImage ??
?? lbl.alttext.altThumbnailImage ??

18th Century Neopolitan Crèche Figure

$479.00
Est. Arrival: Aug 17 - Aug 26
Free Standard Shipping
Qty
Why we love this
Rare 18th Century Italian Neapolitan Crèche Figure complete with original costume, including shoulder bag. Painted and modelled paper mache, carved wood, cotton, cloth, silk, lace, gold and silver thread Christmas crèche scenes were very popular in 18th century Naples where they were displayed in churches and in the homes of the very wealthy.
Color: multi
Condition: Very Good; wear commensurate with age
Dimensions: 3" W x 7" H
Era: Antique: 18th century
Made In: Italy
Made Of: papier mache/wood/cloth
SKU: 77409078
ESTIMATED ARRIVAL: Aug 17 - Aug 26
STANDARD DELIVERY: This item ships standard service. Learn more about our shipping & handling rates.
RETURNS: This item is non-returnable. See our Return Policy for details.
An antiques expert and fan favorite from the PBS series "Market Warriors," Bob Richter is also the host of “Flea Market Minute” and “Minute Makeover.” As an interior designer, he specializes in comfortable personal spaces. Growing up in Allentown, PA, he often “refreshed” his mother’s house before she came home from work, taking his cues from old movies and attic finds. Today he culls treasures from his travels around the world. Eclectic, warm, and fun, Bob is a mirror of his design work.
Why we love this
Rare 18th Century Italian Neapolitan Crèche Figure complete with original costume, including shoulder bag. Painted and modelled paper mache, carved wood, cotton, cloth, silk, lace, gold and silver thread Christmas crèche scenes were very popular in 18th century Naples where they were displayed in churches and in the homes of the very wealthy.
About the Seller
An antiques expert and fan favorite from the PBS series "Market Warriors," Bob Richter is also the host of “Flea Market Minute” and “Minute Makeover.” As an interior designer, he specializes in comfortable personal spaces. Growing up in Allentown, PA, he often “refreshed” his mother’s house before she came home from work, taking his cues from old movies and attic finds. Today he culls treasures from his travels around the world. Eclectic, warm, and fun, Bob is a mirror of his design work.
Other Great Finds from Our Archives
Supported by a white marble base, this stunning ...
Description:
Supported by a white marble base, this stunning ballerina figure highlights the beauty of the human form with her plié stance and spectacular costume made of golden brass spokes.
Seen first at One Kings Lane: This stunning ...
Description:
Seen first at One Kings Lane: This stunning figural work from Hannah Lane is composed with an extraordinary sense of balance, depth, and color. Painted on wood, this unframed piece arrives ready to hang.A graduate of Savannah College of Art ...
Exclusive to One Kings Lane: An archival giclée ...
Description:
Exclusive to One Kings Lane: An archival giclée reproduction of the original, this elegant figure study infuses any room with a sense of refined beauty. Printed on archival paper and displayed under glass in a wood frame, this piece arrives ...