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Item Name: Apotheosis of Washington Kit

Category: Kits Sub-Category: The Posy Collection
Designer: Posy Collection, The Item Number: PC199
Price: $40.00
Apotheosis of Washington Kit
Complete kit from Posy Collection - includes 18 Ct. Aida, floss, needle, instructions and color photo of finished project - finished in 11.5"

"The Apotheosis of George Washington,” a fresco painted by Constantino Brumidi, adorns the lofty dome of the United States Capitol Rotunda. Completed in 1865, this majestic composition served as a powerful symbol of the immortalization of the first president in the decades following his death. Seated near the center, Washington is flanked on his right by Liberty/Authority, and on his left by Victory/Fame sounding a trumpet and holding a palm frond aloft in a symbol of victory. Thirteen female figures stand in a semicircle around Washington, representing the thirteen original states. On the outer ring of the canopy, six allegorical groupings represent agriculture, commerce, war, mechanics, seafaring, and the arts & sciences."

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