Prachtige grote Provençaalse Santon scène , creatie van Edith Figon - detailed depiction of a trailing farmer in the hay, picnic basket, wagon full of hay and rooster - artisan made, rare representation

Description
Prachtige grote Provençaalse Santon scène , creatie van Edith Figon - detailed depiction of a trailing farmer in the hay, picnic basket, wagon full of hay and rooster - artisan made, rare representation
France - ca 2010

Beautiful Santon scene. Signed on the board: SANTONS D'ART E. FIGON (Edith Figon) Representation of a farmer taking a nap in the hay. Enjoying his "siesta". Next to him his picnic basket with bread and a wine bottle. In addition, a beautiful wooden farmer’s hand truck overflowing with hay and standing in the middle of this an ornate rooster. Very nice object and quirky scene with different fun attributes. The farmer and his hay fork (rake) can be placed in different positions and spots. See the photos, they provide a clear picture. The hand truck is secured on the shelf, the farmer, rake and a bundle of hay can be moved as desired. Sizes of the oak board = 35 x 19.5 cm. The farmer measures 28 cm in length. The hand truck measures 32 x 14 cm. Highest point with rooster on top = 22 cm. Total weight approx. 1530 grams. Santons or ‘little saints’ are small, hand-painted figurines from the Provence. Provençal village figures such as the peasants, shepherd, farmhand, monk, blind, pastor, mayor ... They serve as additional decoration at the Provençal nativity scene. Beautiful condition with minor signs of wear. See the photos, they are an integral part of the description. Will be packaged with the utmost care and shipped by registered and insured post, Colissimo. See our other item as well. Due to the measures related to the Coronavirus, no shipments can be made outside of the Euro zone.

Lot details
Object
detailed depiction of a trailing farmer in the hay, picnic basket, wagon full of hay and rooster
Material
artisan made, rare representation
Designer/ Artist
Prachtige grote Provençaalse Santon scène , creatie van Edith Figon
Estimated Period
ca 2010
Country of Origin
France
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
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