Vol. XXX (2006) Special Issue: Scotland Issue

2006 ISBN 978 0 9540457 6 0 288 pages, over 150 illustrations, most in colour, many large-scale

A very Special issue devoted to Scottish stained glass - much of it spectacular! Begins with pertinent insights in a guest editorial by Elizabeth Cumming and goes on to explore the rich careers of Douglas Strachan, Stephen Adam, Margaret Isobel Chilton, William Wilson, and Sadie McLellan, as well as recent contemporary work by Douglas Hogg FMGP, Emma Butler-Cole Aiken AMGP, Linda Cannon AMGP, Roland Mitton AMGP, Jennifer-Jane Bayliss AMGP plus Rona Moody, Anne Ferguson, and Ronnie Ryan. Published for the first time is a biographical list of 200 Scottish stained glass artists past and present, plus a glazing history of the Rosslyn Chapel, a study of two stained glass portraits of James VI of Scotland and his English favourite, Edinburgh's stained glass revival, Maximilian Ainmiller's painted window for Parliament Hall in Edinburgh, a prize-winning restoration technique, the restoration of a Scottish window in America and much more. Includes a review by Martin Harrison of stained glass at the V&A, obituaries for Donald J. R. Green and Margaret Traherne, plus 7 book reviews.

£28.00 £12.00


Table of Contents


Edited by Sandra Coley

Guest Editorial
Elizabeth Cumming
6
HISTORY
Rosslyn Chapel: A Glazing History
Mark Bambrough
12
The Scottish King and his English Favourite - Two Portrait Panels at the Museums of Scotland, Edinburgh
Geoffrey Lane
29
Ainmiller's Painted Window for Parliament Hall in Edinburgh and an Unknown Watercolour Sketch by Wilhelm von Kaulbach of 1867, 'The Inauguration of the College of Justice in 1532'
Elgin Vaassen
33
'John Knox would have kicked this out of the windows': Edinburgh and the Early Stained Glass Revival
Sally Rush
80
Always Happy in his Designs: The Legacy of Stephen Adam
Iain B. Galbraith
101
In Praise of Douglas Strachann (1875-1950)
Peter Cormack
116
Margaret Isolbel Chilton (1875-1963)
Hilary Davies
129
Images of Broken light: William Wilson (1905-1972)
Rona H. Moody
140
The Stained Glass of Sadie McLellan: Reflections on Modernism
Sarah Alford
151
RESEARCH AND METHODOLOGY
200 Scottish Stained Glass Artists
Rona H. Moody
164
The Scottish Stained Glass Symposium
Alison Robertson
190
Historic Scotland Craft Fellows Programme
Roger Curtis
195
CONTEMPORARY PRACTICE
Diary of a Glass Artist
Douglas Hogg
198
Postcards from Scotland
202
Stained Glass Commissions at the Victoria and Albert Museum
Louise Hofman
206
Klaus Zimmer's New Glass for St Patrick's Cathedral, Parramatta
Caroline Swash
209
Awards and Prizes from the Worshipful Company of Glaziers and Painters of Glass 2006
Adelle Corrin
214
Portfolio of New Work by Fellows and Associates 2006
217
BSMGP Fellows and Associates 2006
222
TECHNICAL INQUIRY
The Restoration of an Early Scottish Window in America: Ballantine & Allan's 'Great Nave Window', Bigelow Chapel, Mount Auburn Cemetery, Cambridge, Massachusetts
Julie L. Sloan and Meg L. Winslow
224
Photran - Image Replication for stained Glass Protection
Mark Bambrough
230
REPORTS, REVIEWS AND OBITUARIES
Highlights from the Auction Room
Helen Dunstan Smith
242
Stained Glass at the Victoria and Albert Museum
Martin Harrison
250
An Open Letter
Sam Fogg
252
The BSMGP Library
Michael Peover
254
REVIEWS
Scotland's Churches Scheme, 1000 Churches to Visit In Scotland
Iain B. Galbraith
255
Watkins, Lindsay, Stained Glass at St Michael & All Angels Helensburgh, Illustrated Guide
Martin Harrison
255
Brown, Sarah, ed., A History of Stained Glass of St George's Chapel, Windsor Castle
Peter Cormack
256
Alderson, Alfred M., Stained Glass in Hambleton District
Michael Kerney
258
Lawicka, Magda, Zapomniana pracownia. Wroclawski Instytyt Witrazowy Adolpha Seilera (1846 - 1945) [Adolph Seiler Stained Glass Institute]
Andrzej Laskowski
259
Budyn-Kamykowska, Joanna and Pawlowska, Krystyna, eds., Polska sztuka witrazowa [Polish Stained Glass Art]
Andrzej Laskowski
261
Shand-Tucci, Douglass, Ralph Adams Cram: An Architect's Four Quests - Medieval, Modernist, American, Ecumenical
Peter Cormack
263
OBITUARIES AND APPRECIATIONS
Obituary: Donald John Richard Green 20 May 1926-30 March 2006
Dennis Hadley
265
Obituary: Margaret Traherne (1919-2006)
Tanya Harrod
267
NOTES ON CONTRIBUTORS
283