Vol. XXVII (2003) Special Issue: The Stained Glass Collection of Sir John Soane’s Museum

2003 ISBN 0 9549457 3 4 300 pages, over 225 illustrations, many large scale and most in colour

A Special Issue produced in conjunction with Sir John Soane's Museum comprising a full Catalogue Raisonné of the important Continental glass collected by Soane for specific use in his remarkable house museum. Featuring illustrated entries for over 100 roundels and panels dating from the late 15th to 18th centuries, none of which has previously been published. Contributions by Michael Peover, Helen Dorey and Martin Harrison, including articles on Soane's architectural use of glass and lighting effects in his own house and other architectural commissions, facsimiles of rare auction catalogues, the history of the installations of stained glass since Soane's death, and an analysis of Soane's glazing schemes in the context of British collectors and Georgian glass painting.

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Table of Contents


Edited by Sandra Coley

List of Sponsors for Special Issue
3
FOREWORDS
Caroline Benyon FMGP, ACR, Chairman, British Society of Master Glass Painters
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Margaret Richardson FSA, Curator of Sir John Soane's Museum
6
‘Exquisite Hues and Magical Effects': Sir John Soane's Use of Stained Glass at 13 Lincoln's Inn Fields
Helen Dorey
7
Chronology
Helen Dorey
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The History of the Installations of Stained Glass at 13 Lincoln's Inn Fields since Sir John Soane's Death in 1837
Helen Dorey
47
Stained Glass in the Brocas Chapel of St James's Church, Bramley, and the Farebrother Sales Catalogue of 1802
Michael Peover
90
Monumental, Spectacular and Gothick: Soane and Georgian Glass-painting
Martin Harrison
107
The Stained Glass in Sir John Soane's Museum – An Overview
Michael Peover
118
Catalogue of Stained Glass in Sir John Soane's Museum
Michael Peover
131
List of References
Michael Peover
288
NOTES ON CONTRIBUTORS AND ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS
292