St. Stephen's Ordination and His Distribution of Alms

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1883-1897

GUSN

GUSN-197967

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

Descriptive Terms

prints (visual works)
paper (fiber product)
ink
wood (plant material)
Print

Inscription

"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.),

Additional Identification Number

P116

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)

Dimensions

25 x 33 8/16 x 1 3/16 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.539