Vol. XXV (2001)

2001 ISBN 0 9540457 1 8 216 pages, over 120 illustrations, most in colour
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A guest editorial by Dr Nicola Gordon Bowe on recent exhibitions and publications revealing differences in late-19th-century and early 20th-stained glass in Ireland, Britain and Europe. Groundbreaking studies of the development of stained glass in Poland along with a complete glazing history of the model church of the Ecclesiological Society: All Saints’, Margaret Street Church in London and the successive schemes of 20th-century stained glass in Liverpool Cathedral. Histories of the studios of Christopher Webb in St Albans and Alfred Leonard Pike in Redditch, as well as Guido Nincheri in Montreal with a methodology for recording stained glass using the latter’s archive. Part 2 of 1881 Census records for London glass-painters and a report on the important work of NADFAS Church recorders. New stained glass commissions include Douglas Hogg’s Newman window for Oriel College, Oxford and Ruth Taylor Jacobson’s Masks for a Purimspiel. Technical Inquiry explores the science of glass, plus 16 book reviews. Obituaries and appreciations are published for the Reverend Francis Stephens ARCA FMGP, Birkin Haward OBE FRIBA FSA, Chris Brooks, Harcourt Doyle, Jasper Kettlewell FMGP and Molly Kettlewell.

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Table of Contents


Edited by Sandra Coley

Guest editorial
Nicola Gordon Bowe
5
HISTORY
The Stained Glass Revival in Galicia in the Second Half of the Nineteenth Century
Andrzej Laskowski
10
All Saints', Margaret Street: A Glazing History
Michael Kerney
27
Alfred Leonard Pike (1890-1976), Stained Glass Maker and Designer, The Studio, Hewell, Redditch, Worcestershire
Roy Albutt
53
The Stained Glass of Liverpool Cathedral: Art or Weatherproofing?
Dennis Hadley
60
Christopher Webb and Orchard House Studio
Eileen Roberts
79
RESEARCH AND METHODOLOGY
The Guido Nincheri Studio Inventory: Cataloguing a Stained Glass Archive
David Rose
96
Church Recorders, Who are They?
Anne Haward
103
London Glass Painters, Designers and Draughtsmen in 1881: Part 2
Tony Benyon
109
CONTEMPORARY PRACTICE
Prizes and Awards from the Worshipful Company of Glaziers and Painters of Glass: 2002
Adelle Corrin
120
The Newman Window, Oriel College, University of Oxford
Elizabeth Cumming
123
Masks for a Purimspiel
Ruth Taylor Jacobson
127
Portfolio of New Work by Fellows and Associates 2001
130
TECHNICAL INQUIRY
The Science of Glass
David Martlew
146
REPORTS
Highlights from the Auction Rooms
Helen Dunstan
156
The BSMGP Library
Michael Peover
161
REVIEWS
Westlake, N. H. J., A History of Design in Painted Glass, Facsimile Reprint
Peter Cormack
163
Kerney, Michael, The Stained Glass of Frederick Preedy (1820-1898): A Catalogue of Designs
Martin Harrison
164
Lillich, Meredith, Studies in Medieval Stained Glass and Monasticism
Sarah Brown
165
Leonard Evetts - Master Designer
Alan Younger
166
Skipwith, Peyton, Holy Trinity, Sloane Street
Alan Crawford
168
Les Couleurs de la Lumière: Le Vitrail contemporain en région Centre 1945-2001
Martin Harrison
169
Rogers, Frank, "Innocence in the Fields of Paradise": A Study of Tower-of-Glass Windows in County Fermanagh
Peter Cormack
170
Geddes, Jane (ed.), King's College Chapel, Aberdeen 1500-2000
Juliette MacDonald
171
Churches to Visit in Scotland
Jennifer-Jane Bayliss
172
MacDonald, Juliette, Visions through Glass. The Work of Douglas Strachan (1875-1950)
Peter Cormack
173
Norton, Paul F., Rhode Island Stained Glass: An Historical Guide
Lance Kasparian
174
Gaul, Joan, Heinz Memorial Chapel; and Brewster, Joan Jessop, The Stained Glass of All Saints, Peterborough, New Hampshire
Peter Cormack
176
Pawlowska, Krystyna and Budyn-Kamykowska, Joanna, eds., Dziedzictwo Polskiej Sztuki Witraúzowej, Polish Society for Stained Glass Art 1999 conference proceedings
Nicola Gordon Bowe
178
Purchla, Jacek, ed., Vernacular Art in Central Europe
Peter Cormack
180
Crawford, Alan, Arts and Crafts Walks in Broadway and Chipping Campden
Sandra Coley
181
Blackwell, the Arts & Crafts House. A Souvenir Guidebook
Peter Cormack
183
OBITUARIES AND APPRECIATIONS
Obituary: The Reverend Francis Stephens ARCA FMGP (1921-2002)
John Hayward
184
Obituary: Birkin Haward OBE FRIBA FSA (1912-2002)
Martin Harrison
186
Obituary: Chris Brooks (1949-2002)
Martin Cherry and David Evans
189
Obituary: Harcourt Doyle (1913-2001)
Penny Somerville and Alfred Fisher
193
Jasper Kettlewell FMGP (1905-1977) and Molly Kettlewell (1914-1999)
Sally Jackson and Keith Hill
196
NOTES ON CONTRIBUTORS
211
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