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VERY RARE 1885 SANTOS CRUCIFIX MADE BY JOSE BENITO ORTEGO FROM NEW MEXICO For Sale

VERY RARE 1885 SANTOS CRUCIFIX MADE BY JOSE BENITO ORTEGO FROM NEW MEXICO


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VERY RARE 1885 SANTOS CRUCIFIX MADE BY JOSE BENITO ORTEGO FROM NEW MEXICO:
$22,500

THIS IS AN ORIGINAL JOSE BENITO ORTEGA SANTOS FROM NEW MEXICO. JOSE ORTEGA WAS THE LAST OF THE 19TH CENTURY SANTEROS . HIS WORKS ARE HIGHLY SOUGHT AFTER BY COLLECTORS AS WELL AS INDIVIDUALS WHO APPRECIATE FINE ART IN CRUCIFIX'S . THIS SANTOS HAS BEEN AUTHENTICATED BY THE MILLICENT ROGERS MUSEUM IN TAOS, NEW MEXICO AS BEING ORIGINALLY FROM MORA , NEW MEXICO AND ONE OF ORTEGAS FINEST WORKS. PAPER WORK IS AVAILABLE FOR CERTIFICATION.
ANY SANTOS BY THIS ARTIST IS NOT ONLY RARE , THIS ONE IS AN ORIGINAL UNTOUCHED ONE. SEE PICS FOR ACTUAL CONDITION. IT IS A BEAUTIFUL PIECE OF ART SHOWING NORMAL WEAR CONSISTENT WITH THE AGE..ESTIMATED TO BE 1885.THE MEASUREMENTS ARE APPROX: 19" TALL BY 14" WIDE
THIS CRUCIFIX BELONGS TO MY PARENTS AND THEY HAVE HAD IT IN THEIR HOME FOR OVER 40 YEARS,ALONG WITH ANOTHER SLIGHTLY DIFFERENT ONE. SELLING DUE TO SCALING DOWN THEIR COLLECTION NOW, WHICH I ,AS THIER DAUGHTER HAVE ENCOURAGED THEM TO DO.
IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS OR WOULD LIKE A COPY OF THE PAPER WORK I HAVE ON FILE PERTAINING TO THIS PIECE PLEASE FEEL FREE TO MESSAGE ANYTIME.THANK YOU FOR LOOKING


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