Three (3) oil on tin painted retablos. 1st item: Spanish Colonial School retablo painting titled "Our Lady of Juan de Los Lagos" depicting a santos figure of the Virgin Mary flanked by candlestick and drapery. Red stained wood frame with gilt rabbet edge and label verso for The Gallery at Shoal Creek framing, Austin, TX. Sight – 13 1/2" H x 10" W. Framed -18 1/2" H x 14 1/2" W. Likely Mexican, late 19th/early 20th century. 2nd-3rd items: Two (2) mid 20th century folk art ex-voto retablos, including one (1) construction accident miracle and one (1) healing miracle. Both with translations of Spanish inscriptions en verso. Both secured to wooden backing with pins and float mounted in black painted wooden frames. Paintings ranging in size from 15 1/4" H x 11" W to 14 1/4" H x 20 1/8" W. Frames ranging in size from 17" H x 13 1/8" W to 17 1/8" H x 23 1/8" W. CONDITION: 1st item: Some small areas of wear to hair area, surrounding face; scattered miniscule flakes and a few inclusion spots. Some light minor creasing to tin. Light wear to frame. 2nd-3rd items: Both with general wear and surface stains. Areas of loss, largest 1/8", to paint. Both shifting in the frames.
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