69A  Intandane Liverpool Chinese Tribal 利物浦 中国 部落
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Religious Artifacts : Christian : Pre 1920 item #856763 (stock #297)
Intandane Ltd t/a 69A
Sold to Germany - May 2010 售至德国 - 2010年5月
A lovingly carved "pitch pine" Madonna by self taught Sister Josephine - one of Saint Francis Cabrini's first orphans who, according to the accompanying letter, was "close to and loved by Mother Cabrini". Mother Cabrini was the first American citizen to be canonized by the Roman Catholic Church and is the Patron Saint of Immigrants. Sister Josephine was born 1n 1877 - the same year that Mother Cabrini took her religious vows - she died, aged 101, in New York. Condition - very good. 19.7 inches (50cm) high.

形态优雅的松木雕圣母立像,由圣徒弗朗西斯 加比尼(Saint Francis Cabrini)收养的第一位孤儿-自学成才的修女Josephine执手而成。根据随身文献,Josephine是弗朗西斯 加比尼钟爱的门徒,而圣徒加比尼是第一位被罗马天主教堂奉为圣徒的美国公民,是移民的保护者。Josephine修女生于1877年-同年加比尼宣誓入教-死于纽约,时年101岁。