Pencil Sketch -- Crucifix "Design 'B'"

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1914-1973, undated

GUSN

GUSN-296002

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Description

Pencil sketch on trace titled "Design 'B'" depicting the design of a crucifix with the body of Jesus Christ. Arms of crucifix are suspended by chains. Square plaques at each end of the crucifix have carved animals and banners naming St. Matthew, St, Mark, St. Luke and St. John. Title and detailed measurements are handwritten in pencil. Also handwritten in pencil at lower left corner is: "Irving & Casson - A. H. Davenport Co." Sketch was found loose in photo album of ecclesiastical figures (CC010.002.051).

Details

Descriptive Terms

Christian religious building fixtures
religious objects
devotional images (religious works)
crucifixes
sketches
design drawings

Physical Description

1 pencil sketch on trace (13 7/8 x 8 1/4 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.002.051.003

Record Details

Originator

Irving & Casson - A. H. Davenport Co. (Manufacturer)

Material Type

sketches
design drawings

Description Level

Item

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