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Exhibit Catalog to the Morris County Historical Society's "Out of the Closet" Exhibition

Devotional Triptych

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Artist unknown
Devotional Triptych
Circa late 19th - early 20th century
Made in Italy
Gilded and painted wood, print on paper
6 1/4 (panels open) x 6 1/2 in.
From the collection of Mary Crane Hone.
This devotional triptych would have been used for private use in the home. Its two gilded outer panels unfold to reveal a Madonna and Child in the center and two heralding angels on either side. One angel wears a red robe and holds a horn, while the other holds a small lute and wears a red and olive robe.