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The Bells of Christmas
  • Douglas Warner Gorsline
    born: Rochester, New York, United States ; died: Dijon, France ; active: United States, France
  • The Bells of Christmas, circa 1953
  • published in Coronet, December 1953
  • Where object was made: United States
  • watercolor on illustration board
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 45.4 x 32.8 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 17 7/8 x 12 7/8 in
  • Gift of Esquire, Inc.
  • Not on display
  • 1980.0294.02

Two angels stand together in the lower right corner. The angel on the right has his back to the viewer and is grasping the arms of the other angel. There are various colors in the sky.