The Vincentiana material culture collections at DePaul University also have acquired the two following two examples of early Rosalie Rendu holy cards. The first is a very early "Bonne Soeur Rosalie" pose. We believe this image to be one of the earliest portrayals of Rosalie in existence. The second image dates from later in the 19th century and features the very familiar portrait by Riffaut.
Added by Edward R. Udovic, C.M. on August 31, 2011 at 3:26pm — No Comments
The Vincentiana Collection at DePaul University recently purchased this very early holy card depicting a scene from the life of Rosalie Rendu. This incident took place during the revolution of 1848. Sr. Louise Sullivan has an account in her biography of Rosalie on pages…Continue
Added by Edward R. Udovic, C.M. on August 20, 2011 at 6:30pm — No Comments