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Sketch for "Pious Monk (Saint of the Church)" for "Saints and Sinners"

Graphite on tracing paper
11" x 14"

Fredericks created the thirty-inch tall The Saints and Sinners in 1939 while at Cranbrook.

These seven figures are in the style of jamb statues found in the portals of Gothic cathedrals. Attached to columns, sculptors lengthened these figures with unnatural proportions. Fredericks' figures all conform to…