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Art and religion

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Andrew Goldkuhle "Now and Forever" Windows collection

Identifier: UA 5.355
Content Description

The collection includes commemorative materials from the dedication of "Now and Forever" stained glass windows at the Washington National Cathedral in Washington, DC on September 23, 2023. William & Mary alumnus Andrew Goldkuhle, (class of 1989) fabricated the windows and is mentioned and pictured throughout the collection.

Dates: 2023

Mexican retablo and ex-voto paintings

Identifier: MS 00362
Content Description 5 Retablo or ex-voto paintings depicting themes that include Covid-19, immigration, migration, illness and traditional dance. Retablo is the Spanish term for relatable or reredos above an spiritual, often Catholic, altar. Retablo paintings are a form of folk art that depict iconography including saints and other religious figures derived from the Catholic church. Ex-voto paintings are votive paintings offered to a saint or divinity. Ex-voto paintings typically depict oppressive incidents in...
Dates: 2021