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Christ in Glory in Paradise

Date: ca. 1902
Dimensions:
24 7/8 x 17 7/8 in. (63.2 x 45.4 cm.)
Medium: watercolor, ink and graphite on paper
Credit Line: The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens
Inscription: note pinned to image: "In the central panel is Christ as "Salvator Mundi" surrounded by the heavely host. Below are the three archangels, Gabriel, Michael and Raphael and below these a choir of angels. Springing from the feet of Christ is the River of life coursing through flowering gardens of paradise and along its banks are every kind of people in reunion, mothers finding their Babes again, husbands their wives, brothers their sisters, kings and priests. Soldiers all come together again in peace and paradise." recto upper right: "Rugby School Chapel"; lower left: "Morris And Company. Merton Abbey Works/ Surrey" by Sandy Berger: "175-1902"; verso upper right by Sandy Berger: "Rugby School Chapel/ Pg. 175 June 23, 1902 Roll 75, 76, 77/ Designed by Mr. H. Dearle/ Mr. Titcomb/ Mr. Bowman/ Mr Stokes";
Object Number: 2000.5.465