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Mary, Blessed Virgin, Saint -- Art

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 19 Collections and/or Records:

Auguste Martin collection

 Collection
Identifier: ML-028
Abstract This collection contains thirty-six linear feet of Martin's personal Catholic image and art research collections. Primary subjects represented in the collection include Catholic art history, the Blessed Virgin Mary, events in the life of Jesus, and Catholic saints. Materials include holy cards, clippings, pamphlets, photographs, handwritten notes, and ephemera. The collection primarily documents Martin's research interest in Catholic art history (generally classical art depicting Mary, Madonna...
Dates: circa 1850-1966; Majority of material found within 1870 - 1940

Behold the Handmaid comic illustrations

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: ML-009
Abstract This collection contains the original black and white, large scale (14.5" x 22.5") illustrations for the comic book, Behold the Handmaid: The Story of Our Blessed Mother, published by Pflaum Publishing in 1954.
Dates: 1951

Boumard Fils holy cards collection

 Collection
Identifier: CSC-030
Abstract: A collection of holy cards printed by Boumard Fils, a French publisher of religious images.
Dates: 1915-1963

Brother Donald Boccardi papers

 Collection
Identifier: ML-054
Overview This collection contains manuscripts and a draft of a proposed publication containing essays from multiple authors.
Dates: circa 1981 - 1992

Christine Mathieu Marian holy card collection

 Collection
Identifier: ML-014
Abstract The Christine Mathieu Marian holy card collection contains approximately 1,700 Catholic holy cards, primarily depicting the Blessed Virgin Mary. The collection includes French Marian holy cards from circa 1853 through 2001. Holy cards in the collection document Marian devotional themes, iconography, titles, pilgrimage sites, and prayers.
Dates: circa 1853-2001; Majority of material found within 1880 - 1950

Eastern Church art and ephemera collection

 Collection
Identifier: ML-025
Abstract This collection contains greeting cards, postcards, commemorative cards, clippings, pamphlets, and other printed ephemera depicting the Blessed Virgin Mary, Maddonna and Child, the life of Jesus and Mary, and other religious themes in the style of Byzantine and Eastern Orthodox art.
Dates: circa 1950-circa 2011

Fratelli Bonella devotional materials collection

 Collection
Identifier: CSC-028
Abstract: A collection of holy cards and other devotional materials printed by Fratelli Bonella, an Italian publisher of religious images.
Dates: 1956-1993

Josef Levit collection on Marian art

 Collection
Identifier: ML-033
Abstract This collection includes postcards, photographs, holy cards, and clippings depicting Marian shrines, paintings, statues, and other Catholic artwork. The collection primarily covers Marian art in western Europe during the second half of the 20th century.
Dates: circa 1934-2000

Marian Library oral history collection

 File
Identifier: ML-064
Abstract This collection contains interviews and transcripts of oral history interviews of Marian Library volunteers and personnel.
Dates: 2018 - 2019

Marian Library photograph collection

 Collection
Identifier: ML-049
Abstract This collection contains photographs documenting Marian artwork, awards, books, churches and shrines, educational programs, events, groups, individuals, libraries and museums, organizations, and religious objects. The collection is international in scope and materials date from circa 1920 through circa 1990.
Dates: circa 1920-circa 1990

Marian postcard collection

 Collection
Identifier: ML-006
Abstract The Marian postcard collection contains approximately 40,000 photographic and picture postcards (as of 2019) documenting: Marian shrines around the world, Marian artwork, and Marian themes. The shrine postcards include images of shrine statues and art works; interiors and exteriors of structures including churches, basilicas, sanctuaries, and grottos; pilgrimages and celebrations at shrines; and other images related to Catholic shrines and churches in over 70 countries. The countries that are...
Dates: circa 1900-present; Majority of material found within 1960 - 2000

Marian print ephemera collection

 Collection
Identifier: ML-032
Abstract This collection contains Catholic and Marian printed ephemera including postcards, Christmas cards, greeting cards, photographs, souvenirs, brochures, pamphlets, marketing materials, and clippings. The images date from circa 1850 through 2011 and depict the Blessed Virgin Mary, Madonna and Child, events in the life of Jesus and Mary, Marian shrines, and Marian titles. In some cases, the images include text such as a prayer or advertisement. The materials in this collection primarily date from...
Dates: 1850-2011

Mariology article file

 Collection
Identifier: ML-047
Abstract The Mariology article file contains both published and unpublished material on a variety of Marian topics. Items are arranged alphabetically by author's last name when known.
Dates: 1845-2009

Mary Elizabeth Williams diary

 Item — Box 1
Identifier: ML-063
Abstract A travel diary from 22 year old Mary Elizabeth Williams as she traveled throughout Europe, spending considering time in Germany. Ms. Williams writes about her experiences visiting historic architecture, museums, churches, and operas. There is also Ms. William's commentary on Mass and specific Marian artwork, some of which was later destroyed during World War II.
Dates: 1930 - 1932

Maurice Vloberg papers

 Collection
Identifier: ML-008
Abstract This collection contains the research materials and manuscripts of French author and art historian, Maurice Vloberg (1885-1967). The materials primarily document Vloberg's research and writing on the topic of Marian iconography throughout history.
Dates: 1916-1961 inclusive, circa 1930-1961 bulk; Majority of material found within 1930 - 1961

Nativity and artwork photographs

 Unprocessed
Identifier: ML-2020-001
Found in: Roesch Library

N.G. Basevi devotional materials collection

 Collection
Identifier: CSC-027
Abstract: A collection of holy cards and other devotional materials printed by N.G. Basevi, an Italian publisher of religious images, primarily dating from the 1930s.
Dates: 1934-1941

Notre Dame de Bon Encontre woodblock collection

 Collection
Identifier: ML-059
Abstract An original eighteenth century woodblock that was used to create devotional prints of Notre Dame de Bon Encontre. The woodblock is accompanied by a modern print created using the original block.
Dates: 1724-2015

Reproducta Company devotional materials collection

 Collection
Identifier: CSC-020
Abstract: Devotional materials printed by Reproducta Company in Italy and the United States.
Dates: 1948-2000