Hunter - Chasseur
The hunter is renowned for his countless tall tales. He holds a gun in one hand and a rabbit in the other. His game bag is over his shoulder. The Provençal scrublands -"garrigues" are excellent hunting grounds.
Enjoy our blog entry on the Hunter, who is considered to be the No. 15 "Essential" Santons for a Provençal creche.
Provençal Figurines by C. Galtier and E. Cattin, translated by John Lee (Editions Ouest-France, 13 rue du Breil, Rennes, 1996) provides a list of the top 20 Santons "essential" to the Provençal creche.
Size #3 / Grande (the 3-1/2 inch - 9 cm size)
Made in France
Item No. 3C23
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