Flight Into Egypt 10" Sculpture - The earthly father of Jesus Christ, Joseph, leads his wife and son on a donkey to safety in Egypt. From the 14th Century and forward, the Flight became a popular theme in Western art. Painters such as Caravaggio, Van Dyck, and Rembrandt took up the motif, as did weavers, stone carvers and wood carvers. The figurines are composed of alabaster dust mixed with a durable binding compound, each detail is finished with care by the artisans of Italy's Egregia Workshop. Mounted on a solid alabaster base. These sculptures are imported from Italy and regular shipping transport can vary to 2- 6 months for delivery, this does come by ship. Statue.com looks forward to your inquires and will be happy to Answer any question call us toll free at 1-877-675-2634. This is a special order.