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Panel (opus sectile) - Christ as the Good Shepherd

Christ as the Good Shepherd

  • Object:

    Panel (opus sectile)

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1917 (designed and made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Cowell, Thomas, born 1870 - died 1949 (painter)
    Browne, J.W. (designer)
    James Powell & Sons (manufacturers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Glass, lead, enamel, painted, framed in wood, opus sectile technique used (waste flint-glass contaminated with clay, finely ground and baked, then cut into shape)

  • Credit Line:

    Given by John Wilson

  • Museum number:

    C.18-1994

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Painted glass mosaic panel, painted with a design of a head and shoulders on a blue and gold background.

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

ca. 1917 (designed and made)

Artist/maker

Cowell, Thomas, born 1870 - died 1949 (painter)
Browne, J.W. (designer)
James Powell & Sons (manufacturers)

Materials and Techniques

Glass, lead, enamel, painted, framed in wood, opus sectile technique used (waste flint-glass contaminated with clay, finely ground and baked, then cut into shape)

Marks and inscriptions

'22 July 1917'
Wittern in pencil on reverse of frame backing

Dimensions

Height: 35.6 cm, Width: 35.6 cm

Object history note

Object relates to C.58 to 86-1992.

Descriptive line

Stained glass panel, 'Christ as the Good Shepherd', framed, lead, enamel, possibly designed by J W Brown, possibly painted by Thomas Cowell at James Powell & Sons, England, c.1917

Materials

Glass; Enamel; Lead; Wood

Techniques

Painted

Categories

British Galleries; Stained Glass

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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