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Design for stained glass
  • Design for stained glass
    Spear, Francis H., born 1902 - died 1979
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Design for stained glass

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (made)

  • Date:

    20th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Spear, Francis H., born 1902 - died 1979 (designer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pencil, pen and ink and ink wash on paper

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case CG, shelf 57

Physical description

A design for a lancet window in St. Giles Church depicting St. Giles, dressed in orange robes and holding an olive branch in his right hand, with a small deer or hind standing at his feet.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (made)


20th century (made)


Spear, Francis H., born 1902 - died 1979 (designer)

Materials and Techniques

Pencil, pen and ink and ink wash on paper

Marks and inscriptions

Lettered in black ink


Height: 28.7 cm sheet (cut to approx. 1/3 of whole), Width: 13.4 cm sheet (cut to approx. 1/3 of whole)

Descriptive line

Drawing by Francis H. Spear, design for lancet window for St. Giles Church, pencil, pen and ink and wash, Great Britain, 20th century

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

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints, Drawings and Paintings Accession Register for 1990


Paper; Pencil; Ink; Wash



Subjects depicted

Olive branch; Hind


Drawings; Designs; Stained Glass; Christianity


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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