Madonna and child limited ed. figurine G.G Santiago
Here is the infamous bisque Madonna and child figurine that was designed by G.G. Santiago for Enesco. There was a limited edition of 5000 worldwide. This one is hand numbered 507 and dated 1989. Made of fine white bisque porcelain trimmed in real gold. Astounding detailing and is in pristine condition! Measures 9 1/2" tall. You see refrence made to these wonderful pieces, but do not see them offered for sale anywhere. THis is one of her early works. Artist and designer G.G. Santiago is widely recognized in the world of fine gifts and collectibles for the unique quality of her work and stunning artistic talent. For more than 20 years, G.G. Santiago has been producing and designing many lines of collectible gifts, and has continuously been recognized in the gift and collectibles industry for her whimsical and highly detailed pieces.Santiago has tremendous history and skills in illustrating and sculpting with a vast range of materials. She is recognized as one of America's most beloved children's artists with the creation of popular characters like the Rainbow Brite collection, which she created during her years with Hallmark Cards. In 1987, Santiago designed a one-of-a kind bisque Madonna and child figurine, a limited edition piece with only 5,000 made worldwide. (THIS PIECE) She has also received the prestigious Award of Excellence from Collector Editions magazine. THIS PIECE IS PRISTINE!!