Print

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1860-1890

GUSN

GUSN-23621

Description

Framed print of three celestial women in flowing sheer gowns, the embodiment of faith, hope and charity. Women have flowing hair, bare feet and stand huddled together. Mountains in background, Lily of the Valley in foreground. Arch in top border of image resembles a stained glass pane. White outer border. Walnut frame w/ incised lines.

Details

Descriptive Terms

prints (visual works)
paper (fiber product)
printing (process)
allegory (artistic device)
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
mountains
religions (concept)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
women (female humans)
Unidentified Paper
Transfer Printed
Religion
Allegory
Women
Mountain
Lily of the Valley
PICTURE, RELIGIOUS

Inscription

Printed on bottom: ""THE CHRISTIAN GRACES./ Faith, Hope and Charity./ PUBLISHED ONLY BY THE NATIONAL ART COMPANY OF CINCINNATI, OHIO./ PREMIUM EDITION.""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

National Art Company (Publisher)

Location of Origin

Cincinnati, OH, USA

Dimensions

35.375 x 22.25 x 1.125 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.5560

Places

Ohio (United States)