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Panel - The Sower

The Sower

  • Object:

    Panel

  • Place of origin:

    Bristol, England (probably, made)

  • Date:

    1930 - 1939 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Woore, born 1880 - died 1960 (designer)
    Joseph Bell and Son (probably, maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Stained and painted glass

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Geoffrey Robinson

  • Museum number:

    C.1-1998

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

  • Image unavailable

Physical description

The central pictorial panel is placed between two groups of eight plain panes and set within a wooden frame. There are three horizontal iron bars. The central panel depicts a man scattering seed from a basket while behind another man drives an ox pulling a plough. The main figure of the sower has a red cloak. The panel is predominantly formed of clear glass with enamel paint and silver stain although there are also areas of red and blue pot metal glass.

Place of Origin

Bristol, England (probably, made)

Date

1930 - 1939 (made)

Artist/maker

Woore, born 1880 - died 1960 (designer)
Joseph Bell and Son (probably, maker)

Materials and Techniques

Stained and painted glass

Marks and inscriptions

'Behold a Sower went / Forth to sow'

Dimensions

Height: 166.0 cm in wood frame, Width: 55.5 cm in wood frame, Depth: 4.5 cm in wood frame

Materials

Wood; Iron; Stained glass

Techniques

Painted

Categories

Stained Glass

Production Type

Unique

Collection code

CER

Qr_O8983
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