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Glazing quarries

  • Object:

    Record drawing of stained glass

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1849 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Sparrow-Simpson, William (Reverend), born 1828 - died 1897 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pen and wash drawing

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case 93, shelf C, box 39

Physical description

Pen and wash drawing depicting a quarry with crozier and initials J. M. for John Morton, Bishop of Ely (1479-1486).

Place of Origin

Britain (made)


1849 (made)


Sparrow-Simpson, William (Reverend), born 1828 - died 1897 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Pen and wash drawing


Height: 27 cm Size of volume, Width: 23 cm

Descriptive line

Pen and wash drawing from an album of English glazing quarries collected by Reverend William Sparrow-Simpson. Great Britain, 1849.




Drawing; Wash

Subjects depicted

Quarries; Crozier; Stained glass


Stained Glass; Drawings


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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