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Our Lady of Great Barrington, (sculpture)

Catalog Data

Fabricator:
Marta Statue Company  Search this
Medium:
Statue: Carrara marble; Base: granite masonry
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
St. Peter's Roman Catholic Church Main Street Side lawn Great Barrington Massachusetts
Date:
Dedicated May 29, 1983
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, Massachusetts survey, 1994.
Image on file.
Marta-statue-sacre Borgo-Vittorio-61-Roma (Front of base, etched:) OUR LADY (symbol)/OF/GREAT BARRINGTON Founder's mark appears.
The information provided about this artwork was compiled as part of the Smithsonian American Art Museum's Inventories of American Painting and Sculpture database, designed to provide descriptive and location information on artworks by American artists in public and private collections worldwide.
Summary:
The Virgin Mary stands barefoot, wearing robes and a veil, stepping on a serpent. The statue is mounted upon a pyramidal base with an inscription on the front. Statue is surrounded by several granite markers listing the names of contributors, as well as a separate marker that lists the dedication date.
Topic:
Religion--New Testament--Mary  Search this
Control number:
IAS MA000060
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_328227