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Merton's Correspondence with:

Marc Hénard, Marc Henard

Hénard, Marc, 1919-1992  printer


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Record Group: Section A - Correspondence
Dates of materials:
Volume: 1 item(s); 2 pg(s)

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The sculptor Marc Hénard writes to Merton from Saint-Léger-Vauban, a town in Burgundy, France, which is also the home of the Benedictine Abbey of Pierre Qui Vire. He sends Merton some photographs of his work at Pierre Qui Vire and a photograph of a tower at the monastery at the request of Dom Angélico Surchamp, O.S.B., of La Pierre-qui-Vire Abbey. The material on sacred art is for "Art and Worship," an unpublished manuscript of a book Merton planned to publish on sacred art.

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See also the "Surchamp, Angélico, Dom" correspondence file and the "Art and Worship" manuscripts files.

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1. undated/no/no   Merton Sur l'instigation du Père Angelico, je vous envoie une documentation concernant mes travaux d'art [two page letter and three black and white photographs - from an accession of materials from Gethsemani Abbey, December 2013] sacred art / Dom Angelico Surchamp / Abbaye de la Pierre Qui Vire «detailed view»

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