Three (3) Religious art work items, including French illuminated manuscript and Gothic Revival style painted chromolithographs of angels. 1st item: French gouache on vellum illuminated manuscript religious page, double sided, with black and red lettering and enhanced capital letters with gold leaf highlights. Housed and double matted under double-sided glass in a gilt wood frame. Sight – 4 1/2" H x 3 1/2" W. Framed – 11 1/2" H x 9 1/2" W. Circa 15th century. 2nd-3rd items: Two (2) Gothic Revival style framed panels, each with chromolithographic prints of angels, finished with oil or gouache. Both angels are depicted with faces surrounded by halos and wings, wearing tunics with gilt embellishments, one holding a trumpet, and one holding a drum, against flat gold backgrounds. Unsigned. Frames have pointed arch shapes with reed and ribbon and bead course moldings. Sight – 18" H x 6 5/8" W. Framed – 28 1/4" H x 17" W. Continental, circa 1900. Provenance: the estate of Kent Cathcart, Nashville, Tennessee. CONDITION: 1st item: Overall good condition. Minor areas of loss to frame. Not examined outside of frame. 2nd-3rd items: Overall good condition. Surface abrasions, largest 1 1/4", to panels. Craquelure to painting of angel with drum. Areas of loss, largest 3 1/2", natural age related shrinkage to frames.
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