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  • Place of origin:

    London (probably, made)

  • Date:

    1932 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Salisbury, Frank (designer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Stained and painted glass

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Window of five main lights and ten tracery lights showing the Ascension of Christ through two rainbows, flanked by angels blowing trumpets, the Crucifixion and a sleeping soldier. Rays of light radiate into the tracery which has a row of vertical trumpets at the top.

Place of Origin

London (probably, made)


1932 (made)


Salisbury, Frank (designer)

Materials and Techniques

Stained and painted glass

Object history note

Made for the chapel of Richmond College, Queen's Road, Richmond, Surrey, a theological training college for the Methodist Church. The property was sold by the Methodist Church in about 1980 and the window removed at that time.

Historical significance: Salisbury designed a number of windows for Wesley's Chapel, the home of Methodism in the City of London.

Descriptive line

Clear and coloured glass with painted and stained details, from a window of five main lights and ten tracery lights. Depicting the Ascension of Jesus Christ. Designed and made by Frank Salisbury. English, 1932.

Production Note

Reason For Production: Commission


Stained glass


British Galleries; Stained Glass

Production Type



Ceramics Collection

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