Bozzetto for the Christos at St. Patrick's Old Cathedral(466 views)
Description: Red chalk and brown ink on paper. Signed and inscribed along bottom.
Condition Report: Very good condition. Two dark areas, apparently part of the art, are apparent on top edge.
Notes: Frank Mason was commissioned to create the altar painting at St. Patrick's Old Cathedral in the early 1970's. The Basilica of St. Patricks Old Cathedral, located on the corner of Mott and Prince streets, is the original Cathedral of the Archdiocese of New York. Since its construction 200 years ago, it has stood in the heart of old New York as a beacon for the Catholic faithful and a symbol of religious freedom in America.
Provenance: Estate of the artist
Dimensions: 11.5 x 7.75 inches
Artist or Maker: Mason, Frank (1921 - 2009
Medium: Red chalk and brown ink on paper.