Artist: Walter Jose Acosta
Two Handmade Museum Replica Chancay Figurines from Peru
Standing with open arms, a cuchimilco couple proudly represent Peru's Chancay culture, which flourished from 1200 to 1470 A.D. Their welcoming posture is believed to keep bad energies at bay....
Artist: Alberto Ayala
Our Lady of the Abandoned
Peruvian Religious Themed Artisan Crafted Folk Art Sculpture
The Andean handicraft known as a retablo descends from instruments the Catholic Church used for spreading its teachings. It is not unusual for modern-day retablos, or "dioramas" to feature a...