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St. Augustine Roman Catholic Church, Brooklyn, New York City, New York

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Site Id: 2.1.39
Rating: Unrated
Address: 116 6th Avenue
Location: Brooklyn, New York City, New York 11217, USA
Lat/Lng: 40.67837, -73.97631
Tiffany 1910: Page 17
Duncan 1980: Page 203
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Completeness: Low
Building status: Extant
Building date: 1888-1892 [ORG, NYT1892, NYH1892]
Architect: Parfitt Brothers [NYH1892, BRSU1892]
Comment: There seem to be some Tiffany windows in the church but the details are unknown [DEDUCED]
There was an amazing 18-foot tall Tiffany lamp in the church at the dedication in 1892 [NYH1892, BRSU1892, NYT1892]
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Site Items

2.1.39.1: ornamental windows (Unknown)

Item 2.1.39.1

Glossary (of terms) and References (as found in square brackets [...])

Status: Unknown
Confidence: Medium
Memorial name:
Description: ornamental windows [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 17
Duncan 1980: Page 203
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation:
Record type: window
Designer:
Memorial details:
Donor:
Date:
Size:
Inscription:
Category: Ornamental
Comment: Apparently Tiffany had a May 1896 contract to make two large transept windows, with scenes in the life of St. Augustine, but this was cancelled by Aug 1896 [EAGLE1896, NYH1896]

References

BRSU1892: Brooklyn Standard Union (2 Apr 1892, p. 5)
DEDUCED: Deduced from other information
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
EAGLE1896: Brooklyn Daily Eagle (21 May 1896, p. 3)
NYH1892: New York Herald (17 Mar 1892, p. 28)
NYH1896: New York Herald (5 Aug 1896, p. 11)
NYT1892: New York Times (16 May 1892)
ORG: Organization
TIFF1886: Announcement in American Architect and Building News, Tiffany Glass Company (6 Feb 1886)
TIFF1893: Chicago Exposition booklet, Tiffany Glass & Decorating Company (1893)
TIFF1897: A List of Windows: And Extracts from Letters & Newspapers, Tiffany Glass & Decorating Company (1897)
TIFF1910: A Partial List of Tiffany Windows, Tiffany Studios (1910)

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