A Christmas Festival in Heaven, 1918

  • John Kirchmayer, American, 1860-1930

Oak

  • Overall: 66 1/2 × 21 1/2 × 3 5/8 inches (168.9 × 54.6 × 9.2 cm)

Gift of George G. Booth

19.67

Department

American Art before 1950

  • Woodcarving
  • Carving
  • Oak
  • Christian iconography
  • United states
  • Virgin mary
  • Angels (spirits)
  • Religious imagery
  • Saints

1919-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Bulletin of the DMA 12 (May 1918): p. 54 (ill.). Bulletin of DIA 1, 2: p. 38. Karnaghan, Anne Webb. “Ecclesiastical Carvings in America.” International Studio 95, 353 (October 1926).

John Kirchmayer, A Christmas Festival in Heaven, 1918, oak. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of George G. Booth, 19.67.