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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: 47.8 x 32.9 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 18 13/16 x 12 15/16 in
  • Gift of Esquire, Inc.
  • Not on display
  • 1980.0294.03

Two angels standing in the lower right corner with their backs to the viewer. They have created a ray of light which extends vertically up the right side of the image.