This image depicts the face and hands carved in wood and then polychromed, while the body is a schematic carving on which the folds of fabric hardened with glue and plaster insinuate its anatomy.


  • Title: St. Joseph
  • Creator: Unknown, Chilean
  • Date: 1810/1850
  • Physical Dimensions: w32 x h48 x d15 cm (Complete)
  • Provenance: Donation
  • Type: Religious sculpture, ECO003b
  • External Link: Museo de Artes Universidad de los Andes
  • Medium: Wood, polychromy, fabric, glass
  • Technique: Carved and roughed out wood, polychromy, flesh painting, glued and padded fabric
  • Exhibition: Santiago, 33.4012862,70.5079439

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