12/15/2010

"La Creche" A Christmas tradition in Provence

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Every household in the south of France display a nativity scene during the Holidays. An entire country side village is being represented  .  Our small clay figurines are hand made and hand painted in Aix en provence by one of the most famous "santon" maker .

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The Holly Family ( tiny lights on copper wire for discret illumination of the scene $29.99 )

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Cows and a milk lady, men bringing wine , olives, olive oil...the miller on his donkey in the back ground.

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The lady with the goose is a collectable santon with great detail , the "garde champetre " is annoncing the big news , some ladies on the bridge , the gipsies in the back groung...

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The man on the ladder, picking up olives...

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Village people bringing some gifts

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