Pair of Stained Glass Panels by Mary Jane Newill

Each panel depicts a moored sailing ship before a medieval castellated town, inscribed with text.


Details

Medium:
Glass; lead
Dimensions:
61 x 31 cm
Art Fund grant:
£1,995 ( Total: £8,198)
Acquired in:
2001
Vendor:
Christie's

One of the artist's cartoons was used by Christopher Whall as an example of good design in his book 'Stained Glass Work' published in 1905.

Provenance

Walter Gilbert Head of the Bromsgrove Guild, thence by descent.

Venue details

Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery, Chamberlain Square, Birmingham West Midlands B3 3DH 0121 348 8000 www.birminghammuseums.org.uk

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass

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