St. Lucia

Personalized wooden sculpture representing St. Lucia

Requirement: free sculpture realized by master Karl Demetz for customer who requested a statue that is similar to the one in his church in Salandra (MT): a sculpture of St. Lucia that was made a few years ago in Val Gardena.
Wood typology: maple wood
Size: 45 cm
Realization year: 2013

The sculpture above shows St. Lucia with a palm leaf, symbol of the  martyrdom, and a plate with eyes. According to the legend, St. Lucia, who lived in Syracuse, was snatched her eyes away.