George Washington’s Ascension to Heaven
This image, courtesy of Barewalls.com, will be featured in a book, “American Gospel” by Jon Meacham, due out from Random House in April.
(buy the poster here)
What an allegory! This makes you realize how far removed we are from those early days of this country’s history.
I think it’s kind of like an early American history equivalent to the giant murals of dictators you see in some parts of the world.