Sentiment: ”…and heaven and nature sing” written on Enclosure Card
8.5”h x 8”w x 2”d resin box triptych with hinged 1/4”d doors that open to 16”w. Applied gold leaf. Can be hung on wall with two keyhole hangers or free standing. 5.5 lbs. Packaged in custom fitted, protective Signature Collection box ready for gift-giving Ready to display on a shelf, table or mantel. To clean, dust with soft brush or cloth.
Starry Night Nativity is a traditional narrative, told in a new way. Artist Susan Lordi carved Nativity figures in bas-relief within an 8” box that opens as a triptych to reveal a starry night encircling an intimate scene. Lordi’s use of deep gradated blues, sparkly gold and symbolic imagery is a reference to historical objects of art. “I embellished the surface with gold dots—symbolizing light, energy, hope, inner strength… Gold connotes preciousness and enduring value, and I wanted this to be
Artist Susan Lordi hand carves the original of each Willow Tree piece from her studio in Kansas City, MO. This piece is cast from Susan's original carving and painted by hand.
Willow Tree nativity collections have become favorite holiday traditions. Starry Night Nativity is a complete Nativity scene in bas relief within a carved box. The Holy Family is a small intimate rendering; The Christmas Story has a tall, majestic presence. The Nativity is a large display of many pieces that can be combined in many ways. All nativities reflect Willow Tree simplicity and elegant form that have made them timeless classics