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Saint Apollonia. Print with letterpress and music, 1965.

Amics dels Goigs (Barcelona, Spain)
Date
Desembre 1965
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About this work

Description

Includes a reproduction of a woodcut of Saint Apollonia, holding pincers with which her teeth were extracted and the martyr's palm. On either side is a vignette of a flower in a vase

Les Losses is about 140 km north of Barcelona

Publication/Creation

[Barcelona] : Amics dels Goigs, Desembre 1965 (Barcelona : Torrell de Reus, edit.)

Physical description

1 print : lithograph (?) ; sheet 32.6 x 23.4 cm

Lettering

Goigs en lloança de la gloriosa verge i màrtir Santa Apol.lònia venerada al mas "Tremolosa", del terme de Les Llosses. La seva festa: 9 de febrer. ... Sou de Crist enamorada ... assistiu-nos fins al cel. Lletra i melodia anònima.

Edition

1a. edición: desembre 1965.

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 675064i

Lettering note

Penultimate stanza requests the saint to give courage to those with toothache under the care of dentists: "Sota el vostre patronatge, / remeiera, hom hi acut, / als malalts doneu coratge, dels dentistes sou l'ajut: / arreu del món invocada, sortós qui us té per model"

Type/Technique

Languages

  • Catalan


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