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Photo Essay: The Art and Architecture of an Art Deco Muralist

The Cathedral Basilica

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Photo: Copyright: 2009 Hildreth Meière Dunn

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The Cathedral Basilica

The Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis commissioned Meière to design nine glass mosaics between 1945 and the time of her death in 1961. In the dome above the altar, worshipers can see the twelve apostles against a dark blue background.

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