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Stained glass dome designed by Violet Oakley in Charlton Yarnall's home in Philadelphia

view Stained glass dome designed by Violet Oakley in Charlton Yarnall's home in Philadelphia digital asset number 1
Subject:
Oakley, Violet
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1911 Feb. 6
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
1 photographic print : b&w ; 25 x 20 cm.
Summary:
Date from stamp on verso of photograph.
Handwritten notes on verso identify the window and pendentives around it (clockwise from top left): 4th pendentive, The high tower; 1st pendentive, Dwellers in tents - wanderers in the desert; 2nd pendentive, Ancient foundations - Egypt; 3rd pendentive, The dome of the Renaissance; glass in the dome, The building of the house of wisdom.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Topic:
Art in interior decoration
Glass painting and staining
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)8885
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Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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