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Descent of the Holy Spirit

Descent of the Holy Spirit

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Object Name
date made
nineteenth century
graphic artist
Kipp, Heinrich
Verein zur Verbreitung religioser Bilder in Dusseldorf
place made
Germany: North Rhine-Westphalia, Dusseldorf
image: 9 cm x 13 cm; 3 17/32 in x 5 1/8 in
plate: 13.5 cm x 18 cm; 5 5/16 in x 7 3/32 in
sheet: 15 cm x 22 cm; 5 29/32 in x 8 21/32 in
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Credit Line
Ferris Collection
Jesus Christ
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Ferris Collection
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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