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St. Mark's Evangelical Lutheran Church, Baltimore, Maryland

Note: the text in the square brackets ([...]) are a short form of references which have been used to deduce the corresponding information.
The meaning of the site and item attributes is explained in the glossary.

Site Id: 20.2.14
Rating: 1 star
Address: 1900 St Paul Street
Location: Baltimore, Maryland 21218, USA
Lat/Lng: 39.31193, -76.61517
Tiffany 1910: Page 61
Duncan 1980: Page 212
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Completeness: Medium
Building status: Extant
Building date: 1898 [BS1898]
Architect: Joseph Evans Sperry [BS1898]
Comment: Tiffany was responsible for the 1898 decoration, under the personal supervision of F.W. Keuzelmann [BS1898]
and under the direction of René de Quelen [ORG]
Also of interest: 1917 medallion window by Joseph Lauber [ORG]

Site Items

20.2.14.1: ornamental window (1898) (Extant)
20.2.14.2: Davis Memorial Window: Good Shepherd (1917) (Extant)
20.2.14.3: Pfaff Memorial Window: Resurrection (1932) (Extant)
20.2.14.4: mosaic panel with jeweled cross (Extant)

Item 20.2.14.1

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name:
Description: ornamental window [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
clematis vine surrounding a Greek cross [ORG]
Tiffany 1910: Page 61
Duncan 1980: Page 212
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details:
Donor:
Date: In place when building opened in 1898 [ORG]
Size:
Inscription:
Category: Ornamental

Item 20.2.14.2

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Davis Memorial Window
Theme: Good Shepherd [ORG]
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Not listed
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature: TIFFANY STUDIOS N.Y. 1917 [PHOTO]
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: William Howard Davis (8 May 1878 - 20 Nov 1915) [INSCRIPTION, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor: his wife, Lola Blanche Ward Davis Tolson [INSCRIPTION, FINDAGRAVE]
Date: Signature 1917 [SIGNATURE]
Size:
Lancets: 2 [PHOTO]
Inscription: IN / LOVING MEMORY OF / WILLIAM H DAVIS / 1838 1915 // A TRIBUTE OF AFFECTION / ERECTED BY HIS WIFE [PHOTO]
Category: Christ the Good Shepherd

Item 20.2.14.3

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Pfaff Memorial Window
Theme: Resurrection [ORG]
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Not listed
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature: Louis C. Tiffany N.Y. [PHOTO]
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Henry C. Pfaff (1858-1928) [INSCRIPTION]
Donor:
Date: Installed in 1932 [ORG]
Size:
Lancets: 2 [PHOTO]
Inscription: TO THE GLORY OF GOD / AND IN MEMORY OF // HENRY C PFAFF / 1858 - 1928 [PHOTO]
Category: Resurrection with Christ

Item 20.2.14.4

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: Medium
Memorial name:
Description: mosaic panel with jeweled cross [ORG]
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Not listed
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [ORG]
Record type: Mosaic
Designer:
Memorial details:
Donor:
Date: ca. 1898 [TGM2017]
Size:
Inscription:
Location: over altar [ORG]

References

BS1898: Baltimore Sun (10 Oct 1898, p. 7)
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
FINDAGRAVE: Findagrave.com, for deducing biographical or genealogical information
INSCRIPTION: Inscription on item
ORG: Organization
PHOTO: Photo of item
SIGNATURE: Signature on item
TGM2017: Tiffany's Glass Mosaics, Kelly A. Conway and Lindsy R. Parrott (mosaic list compiled by Morgan T. Albahary) (2017, p. 232)
TIFF1886: Announcement in American Architect and Building News, Tiffany Glass Company (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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