Sono un funzionario storico dell'arte e lavoro in Italia. Sto curando per il prossimo mese di dicembre una mostra sull'iconografia di San Vincenzo in Italia dal Settecento all'inizio del Novecento, che si terrà presso il Collegio Alberoni a Piacenza. Chiunque conoscesse immagini, dipinti, statue, disegni, libri, incisioni "italiane" vincenziane in Italia, in Europa o in America può contattarmi all'indirizzo…Continue
By Margaret Alderman and Josephine Burns, D.C.
New edition edited by Betty Ann McNeil, D.C.
As the first saint to grow from the soil of the United States, Elizabeth Ann Seton holds a special place in the story of the Catholic church in America. A wife and widow, mother of five children, founder…Continue
Added by Edward R. Udovic, C.M. on March 17, 2017 at 8:30pm — No Comments
Sr. Margaret Beaudette, S.C.. of the New York Sisters of Charity died on Sunday, March 12, 2017. Sr. Margaret was a distinguished artist and sculptor whose work was widespread and enormously popular. One of her most famous statues is of Saint Vincent de Paul surrounded by students. Originally commissioned by DePaul University in 1995 this group was replicated at several…Continue
Added by Edward R. Udovic, C.M. on March 14, 2017 at 1:39pm — No Comments
The Vincentiana Collection in Archives and Special Collections at DePaul University's Richardson Library has recently acquired an early-19th century decorative transferware plate depicting Saint Vincent de Paul rescuing foundlings in the snow-covered streets. This types of decorative plates were very popular in bourgeois households. This plate is numbered "6" in a…Continue
Added by Edward R. Udovic, C.M. on March 13, 2017 at 4:50pm — No Comments
The Vincentiana Collections of the Archives and Special Collections Department of DePaul University's Richardson Library has recently acquired four very rare pre-revolutionary (18th century) hand-colored images depicting Daughters of Charity. These images are small (approx. 2 by 3 inches). The style of the sisters' habits, the printing font, and type of paper all suggest this dating.…Continue
Added by Edward R. Udovic, C.M. on March 5, 2017 at 10:46am — No Comments