Art/ Collection/ Collection/ Art Object

Ornamental Window

Date:
ca. 1180
Geography:
Made in Reims, France
Culture:
French
Medium:
Pot-metal glass and vitreous paint
Dimensions:
Overall: 46 3/4 x 17 9/16 in. (118.7 x 44.6 cm)
Classification:
Glass-Stained
Credit Line:
Gift of George D. Pratt, 1926
Accession Number:
26.218.1
Not on view
From the retrochoir tribune (?) of the Benedictine monastery church of Saint-Remi, Reims; George D. Pratt, Glen Cove, NY (until 1926)
Hayward, Jane. "Stained-Glass Windows." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, n.s., 30, no. 3 (December 1971-January 1972). p. 114.

Caviness, Madeline H., ed. Stained Glass Before 1700 in American Collections: New England and New York (Corpus Vitrearum Checklist I). Studies in the History of Art, Vol. 15. Washington, D.C.: National Art Gallery, 1985. p. 94.

Caviness, Madeline H. "The Twelfth-Century Ornamental Windows of Saint-Remi in Reims." In The Cloisters: Studies in Honor of the Fiftieth Anniversary, edited by Elizabeth C. Parker. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1992. pp. 178-93, fig. 1, pl. 3.

Hayward, Jane. English and French Medieval Stained Glass in The Collection of The Metropolitan Museum of Art: Volume 1, edited by Mary B. Shepard, and Cynthia Clark. Corpus Vitrearum USA, Vol. 1. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2003. no. 6, pp. 71-75, fig. 6.



Related Objects

Fragment of a Border

Date: ca. 1185–1205 Medium: Pot-metal glass with vitreous paint Accession: 1978.408.1 On view in:Gallery 8

Fragment of a Border

Date: ca. 1185–1205 Medium: Pot-metal glass with vitreous paint Accession: 1978.408.2 On view in:Gallery 8

Support Figure of a Seated Cleric or Friar

Date: ca. 1280 Medium: Copper alloy with mercury gilding Accession: 1991.252 On view in:Gallery 14

Theodosius Arrives at Ephesus, from a Scene from the Legend of the Seven Sleepers of Ephesus

Date: ca. 1200–1210 Medium: Pot-metal glass, vitreous paint Accession: 1980.263.4 On view in:Gallery 8

Vision of Saint Germain of Paris

Date: 1245–47 Medium: Pot-metal glass, vitreous paint Accession: 1973.262.1 On view in:Gallery 8