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Holiday card from Bill Brincka to Ethel Spears and Kathleen Blackshear

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Creator:
Spears, Ethel
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
19--
Place of publication, production, or execution:
No place, unknown, or undetermined
Physical Description:
Christmas Card : 1 folded sheet : ill. ; 18 x 40 cm.
Summary:
Card features a color print, image divided into five panels, each featuring abstracted human figures.
In the center panel are two figures representing Mary and the angel, and beneath them is a caption reading "The annunciation."
The other four panels are captioned "Matthew", "Luke", "Mark" and "John" and each figure is represented with the traditional attributes ascribed to him in Christian symbolism (a man, Matthew; a calf, Luke; a lion, Mark; and an eagle, John).
Card is not signed.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Topic:
Christian art and symbolism
Holidays
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)11323
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Kathleen Blackshear and Ethel Spears papers, 1920-1990
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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