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Record Drawing of Stained Glass

ca. 1890-1929 (made)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Drawing of a stained glass panel depicting the Martyrdom of St Peter, with sketches of figures in the borders.


object details
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Object Type
Materials and Techniques
watercolour and pencil drawing
Brief Description
1 of 14 copies of stained glass in the Penance Window of York Minster, watercolour and pencil drawing, J. W. Knowles, Great Britain, ca. 1890-1929
Physical Description
Drawing of a stained glass panel depicting the Martyrdom of St Peter, with sketches of figures in the borders.
Dimensions
  • Height: 8.5625in
  • Width: 10.375in
Dimensions taken from Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1929, London: Board of Education, 1930.
Marks and Inscriptions
JWK (signed in pencil)
Object history
The stained glass from which this copy was made is in the eastern light of the third window from the west (known as the Penance Window) in the north aisle of the nave of York Minster, and dates from the early 14th century.
Subjects depicted
Association
Bibliographic Reference
Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1929, London: Board of Education, 1930.
Collection
Accession Number
E.1062-1929

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record createdJune 30, 2009
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