One of a series depicting characters from Chaucer's 'Legend of Goode Wimmen', this panel was designed by Sir Edward Burne-Jones, and the border designed by Philip Webb.
Stained glass: Amor and Alcestis, 1864
© The artist's estate
- Painted, stained & leaded glass
- 48 x 54 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £3,000 ( Total: £12,840)
- Acquired in:
It is an example of the influential collaboration of Morris as colourist and Burne-Jones as designer, who together produced much of the finest stained glass of the period, and whose non-ecclesiastical commissions did much to popularise the use of stained glass in a domestic setting.