Origin: New Mexico, possibly by Jose Aragon
Date: Circa 1830
Media: Pine wood with water based paints
Dimensions: 10″ x 6.25″ x .6″
Description: This retablo, an image of Our Lady of Sorrows (“Nuestra Senora de los Siete Dolores”) is beautifully painted with clutched hands and a pondering upwards look. She is surrounded with a halo of alternating colors of black and red. Four stars also frame her head. The base shows what appear to be her feet in fine detail.
Condition: Wear and age to the board with no restoration.