Original Karl Demetz
Saint Renate with Bread Figurine Models protected by Law. Imitations legally prosecuted.
This is a very beautiful statue of Saint Renate with Bread carved in selected Maple wood and hand painted in permanent water colors. The realism of this figurine is truly stunning. The sculpture shows all classical features with complete follow through in detail.
This wood carved Saint Renate with Bread Figurine is available in different sizes and various coloring schemes, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information
Feastday: May 22nd
Represented in a gentle robe with a cross as a necklace and a prayer book. She holds a piece of bread in her right hand and there is a crown on her head.
Renata was born to Francis I, Duke of Lorraine in 1544 and married the Crown Prince Wilhelm of Bavaria at the age of 24. Their wedding was a great event: it lasted 18 days and 5,000 riders participated in the celebrations. The everyday life of the two, however, was marked by humility and charity. They lived in a home with the Jesuits in the west of Munich where she cared for the sick,the poor and pilgrims. The spent the last years of her life in the Herzogsspital ( Hospital of the Duke) of Munich. She was buried in the church St. Michael in Munich in 1602.