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St. Stephen's Ordination and His Distribution of Alms

2006.44.539 (RS9482)

Description

Color print with figures in robes and halos on left side. A gray column in the middle separates the figures without halos on the right. There is a building with columns in the back left and various buildings and foliage in the back right of the scene. The print is round at top with a flat bottom. The border of the print has green and red squares. The frame is made of a dark red wood and is flat with slight outer and inner edges. There are gold painted wood slats to creat the look of a mat. There is a flat edge along the bottom and rounded sides and top.

Details

Maker
Reproduction of Angelico, Fra, ca. 1400-1455 (Artist)
Kaiser, Eduard, 1820-1895 (Artist)
Frick, Fritz (Lithographer)
Arundel Society for Promoting the Knowledge of Art (Publisher)
Doll & Richards (Dealer)
Date
1883-1897
Inscriptions
"ST. STEPHEN'S ORDINATION AND HIS DISTRIBUTION OF ALMS. / FROM THE FRESCO BY FRA ANGELICO IN THE CHAPEL OF ST. LAWRENCE IN THE VATICAN. / DRAWN BY EDUARD KAISER. CHROMOLITHOGRAPHED BY FRITZ FRICK. / ARUNDEL SOCIETY. FIRST PUBLICATION 1883." (Printed paper label formerly on reverse.)
"A no 14538 / DOLL & RICHARDS / 2 PARK STREET, / BOSTON." (Printed paper label formerly on reverse.)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
ink
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
ink
paper (fiber product)
Print
prints (visual works)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
25 x 33 8/16 x 1 3/16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.539
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
197967

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