Holy Cards

 

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Creation Date

3-22-1936

Work Type

devotional pictures

Location

Colmar (France)

Description

Jesus stands on a pedestal with a eucharistic chalice in his left hand and the host in his right. A boy kneels before him with his hands clasped in prayer. Three angels also kneel around Jesus, one with her hands clasped together, one with her hands crossed over her chest, and one holding a lily. A lamb lays on the ground before Jesus. Trees and grass are visible behind the scene. The back of the card has an inscription commemorating the First Communion of Louis-Paul Mathis made in Colmar, in the Alsace region of France. Created by F. Sch.

Transcription

Souvenir de la première communion privée de Louis-Paul Mathis faite en la Chapelle du Collège Saint-André, Colmar le 22 Mars 1936

Collection

U.S. Catholic Special Collection

Repository ID

CSC.009-047

Permission Statement

U.S. and international copyright laws protect this digital resource. Commercial use or distribution of the resource is not permitted without prior permission of the copyright holder. Please contact Roesch Library at the University of Dayton to inquire concerning available permission to use the digital image.

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