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Adoration of the Shepherds, (painting)

Artist:
Unknown
Medium:
Copper
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 257
Mary and the new-born Child are surrounded by worshipping shepherds, who have deposited their gifts at the feet of the Saviour. A glory of angels hovers above, two of whom hold a parchment-roll, with the words: "Gloria in excelsis Deo." On copper, octagonal in shape. 1' x 9". [P. 19.]
Carolina Art Association for the Year 1860, published by the Art Committee. Charleston, S.C.: Steam Power Press of Walker, Evans & Co. 1860.
Topic:
Religion--New Testament--Shepherds
Figure group--Female & Child
Religion--New Testament--Mary
Religion--New Testament--Christ
Religion--Angel
Control number:
AECI 02160016
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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