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Record drawing of stained glass

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1900 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

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

  • Materials and Techniques:

    pencil drawing

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case CG, shelf 65, box E

Physical description

Drawing of a stained glass panel depicting Edward the Confessor.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (made)


1900 (made)


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

Materials and Techniques

pencil drawing

Marks and inscriptions

July 23, 1900


Height: 29.0625 in, Width: 17.6875 in

Object history note

The stained glass from which these drawings were made is in the south light of the southern window in the west wall of the vestibule of the Chapter House of York Minster, and dates from the early 14th century.

Descriptive line

1 of 6 copies of stained glass in the Chapter House of York Minster, pencil drawing, J. W. Knowles, Great Britain, 1900

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)



Subjects depicted

Kings; Stained glass


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


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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