Handcarved Baroque Altar

Handcarved Baroque Altar

Artist(s) Unknown
Medium Wood and gild
Origin Mexico City
Creation
Date
17th - 18th century
Size 8' x 3' X 2.5'
Donor Murphey
Acquisition
Date
1957
   
Image Source GF

 

Comments

Hand-carved of gilded wood. Columns are covered with red clay with a gold leaf overlay. [source: tour notes]