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

  • Object:

    Design for stained glass

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1923 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

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

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Silhouetted photographs with coloured ink washes mounted onto card

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs Mary Nottingham, the niece of the artist

  • Museum number:

    E.234-1990

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

General Description: Design for the East window of St.Chad's Church, Far Headingley, Yorkshire, showing the Creation, 1923. Inscribed in pencil on the back of the mount purple winged angel more purple.

Place of Origin

Britain (made)

Date

1923 (made)

Artist/maker

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

Materials and Techniques

Silhouetted photographs with coloured ink washes mounted onto card

Dimensions

Height: 53 cm size of sheet, Width: 33 cm size of sheet

Object history note

Exhibitions: see E.228-1990

Notes: The Creation design for St.Chad's Church was the artist's first major commission and like many of her later windows was instigated by her friend J. Harold Gibbons, the church architect.

Descriptive line

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

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

See E.228-1990

Production Note

Stained glass

Categories

Designs; Stained Glass

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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