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Design for stained glass - Design for a 3-light window
  • Design for a 3-light window
    Rope, Margaret Edith Aldrich Miss, born 1891 - died 1988
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Design for a 3-light window

  • Object:

    Design for stained glass

  • Date:

    ca.1950 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Rope, Margaret Edith Aldrich Miss, born 1891 - died 1988 (maker)

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs Mary Nottingham, the niece of the artist

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case CG, shelf 56

Physical description

General Description: Design for a 3-light east window for the Lady Chapel of St. John's Church, Putney, depicting scenes of the Nativity,c.1950. Lettered in black ink EAST WINDOW of LADY CHAPEL SAINT JOHN'S CHURCH PUTNEY M.E.ALDRICH ROPE Inscribed in pencil on the back M.E. Aldrich Rope 81 A Deodar Rd S.W.15 and in ball-point pen with names of the saints and biblical scenes represented in the design.


ca.1950 (made)


Rope, Margaret Edith Aldrich Miss, born 1891 - died 1988 (maker)


Height: 49.2 cm irregular, Width: 25.3 cm irregular

Object history note

Exhibitions: See E.228-1990

Descriptive line

Design for stained glass by Margaret Edith Aldrich Rope, ca.1950

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Obituary of M.E.A. Rope in The Journal of Stained Glass Vol XVIII No.3, 1988, 319-320. Peter Cormack, Women Stained Glass Artists of the Arts and Crafts Movement (Catalogue of an exhibition at the William Morris Gallery, London, 1985), pp 24-25, L3, L13, L14, L15

Production Note

Stained glass


Designs; Stained Glass


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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