Physical Details: 1 sound tape reel : analog ; 5 in. ; 11 min., 9 sec.
Creator: Richard B. K. McLanathan (1916-1998)
Description: Examines the origins of the iconography of the nativity, and common artistic interpretations of the scene.
Accompanying handwritten note reads: The nativity, Dec. 30th, #12; 11:04; closing cue, it is the artist who has indeed given a form to faith.
Date based on handwritten note on label on reel, which differs from handwritten note transcribed above.
Forms part of: Richard McLanathan papers, [ca. 1950-2000]
Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined
Citation: Segment on the nativity from the Exploring art radio series, 1962 December 23. Richard McLanathan papers, [ca. 1950-2000]. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Digital ID: 14790
- Christian art and symbolism
Availability: This item has been digitally reformattted. It is available by appointment in the Archives of American Art's reading rooms, or in certain situations by request.