The Gospel Union, fruit bearing Tree, 1855
Height: 24 in
Width: 18 in
Colored tree with football-shaped leaves in green, red, yellow, and blue and colorful flowers and fruits. Two benches under arbors sit on the ground on either side of the tree. A faded text appears above and below the tree.
Between 1841 and 1859, Polly Collins created sixteen watercolor "gift drawings" as the result of spiritual revelations during the Shaker's Era of Manifestations.