John W. Perates / Icon of Saint Mark / ca. 1940John W. Perates
Icon of Saint Mark
ca. 1940

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Creator Name: Perates, John W.
Creator Nationality: North American; American
Creator Role: Artist
Creator Dates/Places: 1895 Greece-1970 USA
Biography: Came to U.S. in 1912.
Creator Name-CRT: John W. Perates
Title: Icon of Saint Mark
Title Type: Title
View: Full View
Creation Start Date: 1940
Creation End Date: 1940
Creation Date: ca. 1940
Object Type: Sculpture
Materials and Techniques: carved and painted wood
Dimensions: 49 3/4 x 28 x 6 in. (126.4 x 71.1 x 15.3 cm.)
Inscriptions: panel beneath figure incised and in white paint: OAGIOS EYAGGELSTHS/J.S.W.PERATES·MARKOS (written in Greek letters)written on book: (Greek writing) (writtensideways)back center left in blank ink: H.W.H./2882
AMICA Contributor: Smithsonian American Art Museum
Owner Location: Washington, DC, USA
ID Number: 1986.65.259
Credit Line: Gift of Herbert Waide Hemphill, Jr. and museum purchase made possible by Ralph Cross Johnson
Copyright: Smithsonian American Art Museum
AMICA ID: SAAM.1986.65.259
AMICA Library Year: 1998
Media Metadata Rights: Courtesy of Smithsonian American Art Museum

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