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Rev. John C. Harrington Memorial, (sculpture)

Catalog Data

Sculptor:
Porter, Raymond Averill 1883-1949  Search this
Founder:
T. F. McGann & Sons Company  Search this
Subject:
Harrington, John C  Search this
Medium:
Plaque: bronze; Base: granite
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures-Gravestone
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by Archdiocese of Boston Cemetery Maintenance 226 North Street Salem Massachusetts
Located St. Joseph's Cemetery Lynn Massachusetts
Date:
1914
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, Massachusetts survey, 1997.
Image on file.
RAYMOND PORTER SC. 1914 / T.F. MCGANN & SONS FOUNDERS BOSTON, MASS. (On front of plaque:) FIRST PASTOR/OF/ST. JOSEPH'S/CHURCH/FOUNDER OF/ST. JOSEPH'S/INSTITUTE/LYNN MASS/AND OF THIS/CEMETERY/MAY HE/REST IN PEACE/REV. JOHN C. HARRINGTON, P.R./1871 1913 signed Founder's mark appears.
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Summary:
A tall granite monument is adorned on the front with a rectangular bronze relief plaque featuring a profile portrait of Rev. John C. Harrington. Above the plaque, the monument is carved with a cross encircled by a garland.
Topic:
Portrait male--Bust  Search this
Occupation--Religion--Clergy  Search this
Control number:
IAS MA000598
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_341664