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Preliminary design for a page of "The Christmas Story" c.1895-6
CRE MACDONALD, Frances; (English: 1873-1921) CRE MACDONALD, Margaret; (English: 1864-1933)
pencil on brown tracing paper
28.4 x 20.6 (sh)
This preliminary sketch shows an elongated figure of the Virgin Mary, presented in the shape of a flower stem and repeated figures of a standing child encapsulated in what appears to be a leaf or flower bud. The overall theme of the design ssuggests life being created or renewed. See GLAHA 41552.
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