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A heavenly Religious allegory
A heavenly Religious allegory
Date:
17th–18th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Engraving
Dimensions:
10.7 x 15.7 cm (image)
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Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1988.1.91
Acquisition Date:
1988-01-01
Credit Line:

Gift of Aldis Browne

In a heaven crowded with black puffy clouds God resides before a nimbic formation - He holds up a crescent moon shape for his three angelic companions to see - one responds with the same crescent gesture. ( Jim Hahn 03/23/95)

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”