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Middlesbrough, North Yorkshire, England: Church of the Sacred Heart: Medallion: eagle holding fish representing the soul that has taken on the character of Christ Public Deposited

Middlesbrough, North Yorkshire, England: Church of the Sacred Heart: Medallion: eagle holding fish representing the soul that has taken on the character of Christ

Shelf Mark/Reference Number
  • IE TCD MS 11182/1049
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Rights statement
  • Copyright The Board of Trinity College Dublin. Images are available for single-use academic application only. Publication, transmission or display is prohibited without formal written approval of the Library of Trinity College, Dublin.
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Date Created
  • start 1930
  • end 1973
Language
Abstract
  • Colour design for a medallion featuring an eagle holding a fish for the church of the Sacred Heart in Middlesbrough, North Yorkshire. Incomplete scheme, missing a medallion featuring a dove.Attributed to William Dowling.Signatures/ Inscriptions: Top, in pencil [Sacred H]eart Church Middlesbrough; bottom left, in pencil: The soul of the faithful, the dove, receives its reward, the laurel crown, and everlasting peace, the olive branch; bottom right: The soul which has taken on the character of Christ, indicated by the fish, is being taken by the Holy Ghost, an eagle, to heaven. This symbol is taken from a mosaic in the floor of the baptistry at Capua; bottom right corner: ‘Clarke Dublin’
Collection title
  • Clarke Stained Glass Studios Collection
Series title
  • Clarke Studios: Designs and Plans
Provenance
  • Acquired by Trinity College Library from David Clarke, October 2002
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Medium
  • gouache (paint)
  • pens (drawing and writing)
  • watercolor (paint)
  • pencils (drawing and writing equipment)
  • ink
Support
  • mat board
  • cardboard
Culture
  • Irish
Digital Object Id
  • MS11182-1049_1
Source
  • 0131942

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