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Nuestra Señora de la Soledad

Bulto - Body smoothly carved w/o grooves or anatomical details. Dress red, left arm of wood with rag joint; right arm missing. Head tied on. Holes for thongs to tie arms up in pose of wringing hands. Delicately carved head - open lids, sunken eyeballs, fine

Nuestra Señora de la Soledad, c. 1850
Carved painted wood
24 × 9 1/2 × 6 in. (61 × 24.1 × 15.2 cm)
Gift of Mabel Dodge Luhan