Helen Barrows as 'Madonna and Child Enthroned,' Portland, 1923
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Helen Barrows, the daughter of Willard and Harriet Barrows of Portland, posed as Madonna and Child Enthroned, a painting by Giotti (ca. 1266-1337).
Twenty-nine members of First Parish Church dressed as noted paintings and posed during an "Exhibition of Pictures" at the Portland church on Dec. 15, 1923.
Accompanying the "portraits" were historical discussions and music.
- Title: Helen Barrows as 'Madonna and Child Enthroned,' Portland, 1923
- Creation Date: 1923-12-15
- Subject Date: 1923-12-15
- Town: Portland
- County: Cumberland
- State: ME
- Media: Photograph
- Dimensions (cm): 25 x 20
- Local Code: Photographs--Portland-Churches--First Parish
- Object Type: Image
For more information about this item, contact:
Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x219
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First Parish Church (Portland, Me.)--Social aspects
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First Parish Church (Portland, Me.)--Exhibitions & displays
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