St.Nicholas Sitting in the Snow

Title

St.Nicholas Sitting in the Snow

Description

St. Nicholas is the primary figure, along with four angels that are the secondary figures in the postcard. St. Nicholas is wearing white clothing with a gold cloak. St. Nicholas is wearing gold gloves and a bishop hat. The major colors would include: white, light blue, brown, red, gold and orange. The objects of importance would include the a basket to the right of St. Nicholas, his staff in his lap, an angel running away while eating an apple and a village in the background. St. Nicholas is sitting on a snow bank while looking at the angels running away from him. On the right hand side it says, "Poxdrav od Mikulase".

Date

Date postcard was scanned:20151027

Subject

Roseliep Christmas Postcard Collection
Roseliep, Raymond
Christmas Postcards

Source

Raymond Roseliep Collection. Finding aids for the collection can be found at http://libguides.loras.edu/special/roseliep

Identifier

RoseliepPostcards_106_06

Format

JPEG

Rights

The Loras College Library rights statement is located at http://libguides.loras.edu/special/rights

Language

German

Coverage

Box 1 , Tab 6

Contributor

Felder, Leigha

Type

Image

Original Format

Postcard

Physical Dimensions

14x9 cm

Files

http://loras.libraryhost.com/files/original/c53dacc24c9aeb8cd017d19dd3c6c411.jpg

Citation

“St.Nicholas Sitting in the Snow,” Loras College Digital Collections, accessed May 28, 2022, https://digitalcollections.loras.edu/items/show/2740.