The city made of gold

Description

Teaching chart depicting the future city in heaven with quotes from scripture written all around the image, which includes yellow, pink, green, and blue pastel paints. It is an over-head view with angles at the entrance with the Tree of Life. The scripture is from Revelation 21:22, John 14:12, and I Corinthians 2:9. It is in a frame and there is a wire at the top to hang it.

Physical Description

1 artwork : col. ; 28 x 20 in.

Creation Information

Vaughn, Robert Ray 1951/1960.

Context

This artwork is part of the collection entitled: Robert Ray Vaughn Sunday School Artwork and was provided by the UNT Libraries Special Collections to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 65 times. More information about this work can be viewed below.

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Description

Teaching chart depicting the future city in heaven with quotes from scripture written all around the image, which includes yellow, pink, green, and blue pastel paints. It is an over-head view with angles at the entrance with the Tree of Life. The scripture is from Revelation 21:22, John 14:12, and I Corinthians 2:9. It is in a frame and there is a wire at the top to hang it.

Physical Description

1 artwork : col. ; 28 x 20 in.

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There is a price and note listed in the top left-hand corner that reads "Labor $100.00". There is an artist's note on the left as well that reads "The artist thinks the city to be made all in one piece."

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  • Preferred Citation: Robert Ray Vaughn Sunday School Artwork Collection (AR0922), University of North Texas Special Collections

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Robert Ray Vaughn Sunday School Artwork

A collection of Sunday school apocalyptic teaching charts created by Robert Ray Vaughn from 1951-1960.

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  • 1951/1960

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  • Oct. 1, 2019, 11:33 a.m.

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Vaughn, Robert Ray. The city made of gold, artwork, 1951/1960; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc1550279/: accessed April 21, 2024), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.

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