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Design for stained glass

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1890 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Powell, John Hardman, born 1827 - died 1895 (artist)
    John Hardman & Co. (manufactured by)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pen and ink and water-colour over preliminary pencil

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the John Hardman Studios

  • Museum number:

    E.1329-1963

  • Gallery location:

    Sacred Silver & Stained Glass, Room 83, The Whiteley Galleries, case 6, shelf A

Physical description

Design for a stained glass window showing the Descent of the Holy Spirit at Pentecost.

Place of Origin

Britain (made)

Date

1890 (made)

Artist/maker

Powell, John Hardman, born 1827 - died 1895 (artist)
John Hardman & Co. (manufactured by)

Materials and Techniques

Pen and ink and water-colour over preliminary pencil

Marks and inscriptions

'Kenn'
Inscribed by the artist

Inscribed with a note

'JHardman & Coy'
Blind stamped

Dimensions

Height: 34.9 cm, Width: 16.5 cm

Object history note

The window, for which this drawing is a design, was produced by John Hardman & Co. The remaining two windows in this aisle show the Resurrection and the Ascension.

Descriptive line

Design for a stained glass window in the church of St. Andrew Kenn, Devonshire, showing the Descent of the Holy Spirit at Pentecost. Pen and ink, water-colour and pencil drawing probably by John Hardman Powell, 1890.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1963 . London: HMSO, 1964.

Materials

Pen and ink; Water-colour; Pencil

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Holy Spirit; Window

Categories

Drawings; Designs; Stained Glass

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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