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Record drawing of stained glass
  • Record drawing of stained glass
    Hartrick, Archibald Standish, born 1864 - died 1950
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Record drawing of stained glass

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1929 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Hartrick, Archibald Standish, born 1864 - died 1950 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:


  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case CG, shelf 52

Physical description

Watercolour copy of two stained glass panels, one depicting the figure of Christ on the cross, and the other possibly showing Christ crowning himself with thorns. There are handwritten notes and annotations around and below the drawings. The stained glass from which this copy was taken is in Compton Bishop Church, Somerset.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (made)


ca. 1929 (made)


Hartrick, Archibald Standish, born 1864 - died 1950 (artist)

Materials and Techniques


Marks and inscriptions

There are a number of small pieces of glass in tracery of East window. The most finished miniature painting I have seen in English glass. Borders 1/2 inch wide, in black, white and stain.
written in ink below the drawings


Height: 2.75 in upper drawing, Width: 1.125 in upper drawing, Height: 2.1875 in lower drawing, Width: 0.9375 in lower drawing

Descriptive line

Watercolour copy of a stained glass window from Compton Bishop Church, Somerset, Archibald Standish Hartrick, Great Britain, ca. 1929

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.


Water-colour; Paper (fiber product)



Subjects depicted

Cross; Stained glass; Thorns


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


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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