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Easter Blessing (Design for a Poster)

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Inscription

On side of altar, partly rubbed out: MAY THY / LIFE BE FILLED / WITH BLESSINGS / ON THIS HAPPY EASTERTIDE; in pen, l.l.: To the students in design of the Boston Museum with best wishes for their success. Louis Rhead.

Provenance

Artist; gift to the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, before 1926; presented to MFA, December 1996.

Credit Line

Gift of Louis Rhead to the School of the Museum of Fine Arts and presented by the School to the Museum in 1996

1890–1910

Dimensions

Sheet: 65 x 37.3 cm (25 9/16 x 14 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

1996.331

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor, pen and black ink, and gold pigment

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints, Posters