The monks of the Monastic Family of Bethlehem of the Assumption of the Virgin and Saint Bruno live in silence, solitude, fraternal communion and continual prayer. Their manual works reflect the beauty of creation. Each of these statues are handcrafted from dolomite with the tallest standing approx. 39cm high. The set comprises of the Angel, Mary, Joseph, Baby Jesus in crib and a Bull.
The Murano glass artisans are experts in portraying still life in its total splendor. The ruby red parrot sitting on a clear glass branch is a wonderful art piece, which is worthy of a royal ambience. The ruby color is further embellished with gold dust to give it a special sparkle. This Murano glass bird is an invaluable gift article. Made in Murano Island. Has Certificate of Authenticity.
Size : Height 11.5” Width 8' Length 6”
A youthful Mary holds Child Jesus close to her heart. This art piece was executed in the style of the Cuzco school. The Cuzco school was a Roman Catholic artistic tradition based in Cusco, Peru, from the 16-18th centuries. Cusqueno paintings are characterized by the predominance of red, yellow and earth colors and their lavish use of gold leaf, especially with images of the Virgin Mary.
Born in 1983, Loeum Lorn is a Cambodian visual artist and a drawing teacher at Visual Art School in Phare Ponleu Selpak, Battambang Province. Self-taught, Lorn is a pioneer in creating art out of colored ice. Lorn's artwork has been displayed in numerous exhibitions in Battambang, Siem Reap, Phnom Penh and France
The Salesian Sisters saw the need for education, human promotion and development of youth, especially of children and young women, particularly in the area of women and youth education, primary education and skills training. Read more at their website >