The Apostle of Ireland St. Patrick, Currier & Ives

D'Amour Museum of Fine Arts

St. Patrick stands at center eyes raised directly up. He is holding a red covered open book in his proper left hand, with staff in right. He wears a red robe, green vestment. There is a cathedral spire in left background. Similar to image 2007.D61 Remainder of title:…ST. PATRICK, BORN A.D. 372, DIED A.D. 464./ Serpentes et. omnia venenata animalia ex Hibernia baculo Jesu expulit. Additional signature: 115 Nassau St. New York, lower right corner (complete signature line in capitals).

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Currier & Ives (American, 1834-1907)
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Hand-colored lithograph
12 3/8 x 8 7/8 inches
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