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Our Lady Queen of the Universe - Ivan Mestrovic
  • Hampton F. Shirer
    1894–1977
    died: Topeka, Kansas, United States
  • Our Lady Queen of the Universe - Ivan Mestrovic, 1957
  • Where object was made: Washington, DC, United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 32.5 x 26.5 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 12 3/4 x 10 3/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 34.7 x 27.4 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 13 5/8 x 10 3/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 16 in
  • Gift of Hampton F. Shirer
  • Not on display
  • 1972.0319
Description
Literature

Black-and-white image of a woman's face carved into a white stone wall. There is a large circle carved behind the woman's head, and there is a veil over her hair. Her eyes are closed. There is a thin white border around the image and there are inscriptions in the bottom left and right corners of the border.