This limited edition artisan crafted Beatles sculpture will be the pride of any collectors arrangement. The Beatles Crossing Over Abbey sculpture is hand sculpted from ceramic and hand painted with vibrant colors & patterns inspired by Talavera and Majolica. Talavera patterns steam across thick ceramic base. Each figure is hand-molded with incredible detail to reflect the arrangement found on the original Abbey Road album cover. Each Beatle is cleverly hand-painted to match the patterns on the base. This one-of-a-kind collectors piece comes with a certificate of authentication, and artisan bio. No two Beatles Crossing Over Abbey are the same, subtle differences will occur from one to the next.
Each Beatle Crossing Over Abbey sculpture is individually painted by the top Talavera artisans of Guanajuato Mexico; their technique has been passed down from one generation of artisans to the next. This limited edition work of art transcends culture, art, and music. Inspired by the traditions celebrated during Day of the Dead / Dia de los Muertos, influenced by our love for the Beatles, and created with the old-world artisan techniques of Talavera and Majolica artistry.
The Artisan Process
This unique ceramic sculpture is hand sculpted from clay that is then high-fired in a large kiln. The ceramic sculpture goes through 2 baking process. The 1st bake allows the raw clay to dry and harden before it is hand-painted with Lead Free paint. The 2nd bake is done in high-fire kiln with protective glaze finish. The Glossy protective Glaze coat that is baked on in a high-fire kiln where temperatures reach 1200* - 1500*F. Indoor or outdoor display, hand painted, one of a kind, each piece may vary slightly, fair trade artisan crafted. The Ceramic is kiln fired with a glossy durable finish safe for outdoor display.
Artisan Talavera Style
Talavera style is a popular Mexican style used by crafters from Puebla, Tlaxcala, Atlixco, Cholula, and Tecali. The indicator colors of this Mexican style is usually blue and white, but artisans have added yellow, black, green, orange, and mauve to the style color palette. The color palette is made with natural pigments to get the right shades for the pottery.
Beatles Crossing Over Sculpture
- Product Code: CDT-mbtl-1411
- Availability: In Stock