"Mater Dolorosa" is handwritten on the back of this carte de visite. It is the most important representation of Mary without Jesus Christ. Mary is shown as the mourning mother, expressing her sorrows after the crucifixion of Christ. Mater Dolorosa is Latin for the sorrowful mother. This carte de visite was published by J. Gurney of 707 Broadway in New York City.
- 1865 circa 5 years
- Original Format:
- Carte de Visite
- Jeremiah Gurney
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