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Franciscan Monastery: SCHILLING, Father Godfrey: Statue (ca. 1955) in Washington, D.C.
by Frederick Charles Shrady
located in James M. Goode's North Capitol Street area (click link for more in that area)

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The artist Frederick Charles Shrady was the son of Henry Merwin Shrady, the creator of the Ulysses S. Grant Memorial. The Grant Memorial, one of the most important sculptures in all of D.C., is covered extensively at our sister website (formerly HenryMerwinShrady.com, but subsequently 'hi-jacked').

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With Saint Francis & the Turtledoves and Saint Christopher in the background.

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Replica of the Portiuncula chapel
St. Mary of the Angels
First church of St. Francis

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In loving memory of the Very Reverend Father Godfrey Schilling O.F.M. Superior
Builder of this church dedicated 1899
born 1855 - died 1934

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More Info
See
James M. Goode's
'Washington Sculpture' (hardcover p 430 Item #9.20; North Capitol Street area);
'Outdoor Sculpture' (paperback p336 Item #I-13)

Medium: Bronze
Artist: Frederick Charles Shrady
Related subjects: Religion
Location: 14th & Quincy Sts NE Washington, D.C. Franciscan Monastery
See North Capitol Street area in James Goode's Washington Sculpture
Nearest Metro: Brookland - CUA (Catholic University of America) (Red) (click station name for all sculptures nearby)
Smithsonian American Art Museum's Art Inventories Catalog: Control number DC000014 (dcMem ID #2200 )

Links & other sources
Monastery website
Wikipedia article on the monastery
Wash Theological Union website on Franciscans
Wikipedia article on Franciscans
MyFranciscan website on Schilling
Church & State in Art website
Monastery history
Frederick Charles Shrady website
Shrady bio from the 'Monuments Men' website
Frederick Charles Shrady obit in the NY Times
Frederick & Maria Shrady papers at Georgetown Univ
Article about F.C. Shrady

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