Views of the Stations

“This has been my dream since I was 16– to do the drama of the Crucifixion in life-sized paintings. Now I have the opportunity to transform this Chapel into a living monument.”

— Andre Girard, 26 June 1952.

[Quote from Geraldine Todd, “Noted French painter here to do murals, stations at St. Ann’s” Daily Palo Alto Times, 26 June 1952]

Andre Girard, Stations of the Cross, No. 10. (1952)

Stations of the Cross, No. 10, Jesus stripped of garments (1952). Photo: Thomas Sacco, 2006.

Station No. 12, Transfiguration

Station No. 12. Death of Jesus (1952). Photo: Thomas Sacco, 2006.

Stations, No. 12, Transfiguration (Detail)

Detail - Andre Girard, Station No. 12, Death of Jesus (1952). Photo: Thomas Sacco, 2006.