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Record drawing of stained glass

  • Date:

    1937 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Trinick, John, born 1890 - died 1974 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Indian ink and watercolour

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the artist

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case 19, shelf E

Physical description

Drawing of a stained glass window depicting the meeting of Abraham and Melchizedek. The drawing is about two thirds the size of the original window.


1937 (made)


Trinick, John, born 1890 - died 1974 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Indian ink and watercolour

Marks and inscriptions

'John Trinick del MCMXXXVII.'
Signed and dated


Height: 61.9 cm, Width: 57.2 cm

Object history note

A note on the technique by the copyist is attached to the back of the mount.

Descriptive line

Copy of stained glass in the top panel of the left-hand light of the window at the left of the Eastern apse (the Creation window) in the Church of Ste. Madeleine, Troyes: The Meeting of Abraham and Melchizedek. French, early 16th century. Drawing by John Trinick, 1937.

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

Victoria & Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1962. London: HMSO, 1964.


Watercolour; Indian ink



Subjects depicted





Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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