New Mexico Calvary (Holy Week Procession)
New Mexico Calvary (Holy Week Procession)
New Mexico Calvary (Holy Week Procession)

Image Resources | Currently on View in Christel DeHaan Family Foundation Galleries (K205)

New Mexico Calvary (Holy Week Procession)

Victor Higgins (American, 1884-1949)


During Holy Week thousands of pilgrims travel to the sacred ground of Chimayo, a historic sanctuary known as a healing place in the mountains of northern New Mexico.

Here the Sangre de Cristo Mountains envelop the pilgrims on their Holy Week journey.

Object Information

artist
Victor Higgins (American, 1884-1949)
creation date
1922
materials
oil on canvas
dimensions
34-1/4 x 36 in.
mark descriptions
signed lower right 'Victor Higgins/monogram'
accession number
28.40
credit line
Purchased from the Sarah Bella Chambers Calvert Fund as a gift in memory of Mrs. Calvert.
copyright
© Victor Higgins
collection
American Painting and Sculpture to 1945
colors