Andreas Mussner:
"Holy Family"


Andreas Mussner:
"Holy Family"

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Wood | Handmade | Hand painted | Size 29 x 35 x 17 cm (W / H / D)

Andreas Mussner: "Holy Family"

The carvers from the traditional, Val Gardena, world-famous for his woodworks,created a deliberately modern decor and fine stylized atmosphere for his Christmas scene from the stable in Bethlehem. Hand made from massive spruce wood, hand painted in watercolours. Size 29 x 35 x 17 cm (W / H / D).

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Since the 16th century, the Val Gardena in the Dolomites is famous for its wood carving art.

There in the magnificent mountain scenery of the "Val Gherdeina", where the most of the population of Ladin, a language that has developed around 2,000 years ago at the time of Roman occupation. The wood carving is tight with the Gardena Valley and despite World Cup race, romantic horse-drawn sleigh rides and a huge winter silhouette Val Gardena, it was always first.

In the family workshop of wood carving Andreas is easily connected to this great tradition: handmade is carefully selected for each object the appropriate wood, carved in high quality and then hand-painted with great attention to detail.

A plastic work of sculptural art made of wood, stone, ivory, bronze or other metals.

While sculptures from wood, ivory or stone are made directly from the block of material, for bronze casting a working model is prepared at first. Usually it is made of clay or other easily shaped materials.

The prime time of sculpture after the Roman antiquity was the Renaissance. Impressionism gave a new impulse to the sculptural arts. Also the contemporary artists, such as Jorg Immendorf, Andora, and Markus Lupertz enriched the sculpture with outstanding works.

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