The statue, skillfully carved and painted from Demi Art artists, represents Saint James, son of Alphaeus was one of the Twelve Apostles of Jesus Christ. He is often identified with James the Less and commonly known by that name.
James, the son of Alphaeus, is rarely mentioned in the New Testament, but he is sometimes identified with James the Just, an important leader in the New Testament church. He is clearly distinguished from James, son of Zebedee, another one of the Twelve Apostles.
The woodcarving of St. James the Less is available in the following finishings: natural, stained, 3 color stained and coloured wood. In the bigger sizes Saint James the Just is available even in rough (for painting) or in real gold leaf.