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Record drawing of stained glass
  • Record drawing of stained glass
    Knowles, J. W., born 1838 - died 1931
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Record drawing of stained glass

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1895 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Knowles, J. W., born 1838 - died 1931 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    pencil and watercolour drawing

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case CG, shelf 104, box D

Physical description

Drawing of a stained glass panel depicting the heads of a pope and two kings.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (made)


1895 (made)


Knowles, J. W., born 1838 - died 1931 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

pencil and watercolour drawing

Marks and inscriptions

signed in pencil

Ap 3.95.
dated in ink


Height: 13.5 in, Width: 16.375 in

Object history note

The stained glass from which this drawing was made is in the centre light of the third window from the east in the south aisle of All Saints Church, North Street, York. It dates from the 15th century.

Descriptive line

1 of 12 copies of stained glass in All Saints Church, York, pencil and watercolour drawing, J. W. Knowles, Great Britain, 1895

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

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1929, London: Board of Education, 1930.


Paper (fiber product); Water-colour



Subjects depicted

Pope; Kings; Stained glass


Drawings; Stained Glass; Christianity; Copies and Facsimiles; Designs


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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