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Christ's Church, Rye, New York

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Site Id: 3.102.1
Rating: 1 star
Address: Rectory Street
Location: Rye, New York 10580, USA
Lat/Lng: 40.9791, -73.68344
Tiffany 1910: Page 32
Duncan 1980: Page 206
Tiffany 1897: Page 21
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1897 and Tiffany 1910 also list "chancel decorations", and the interior was painted and decorated by the company in early 1897 [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980, CHU1897]
Completeness: Medium
Building status: Extant
Building date: 1869 [ORG]
Architect: Florentine Pelletier [RYE2009]
Also of interest: ca. 1905 Center Memorial Window, "Faith", by Maitland Armstrong [ARCH1905, PHOTO]

Site Items

3.102.1.1: Quintard Memorial Window: The New Jerusalem (1896) (Extant)
3.102.1.2: ornamental windows (Unknown)
3.102.1.3: Greer Memorial Window: medallion window (Extant)
3.102.1.4: Wainwright Memorial Window: St. John the Evangelist (1913) (Extant)

Item 3.102.1.1

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Quintard Memorial Window
Theme: The New Jerusalem [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 32
Duncan 1980: Page 206
Tiffany 1897: Page 21
Signature:
Other documentation: [NYT1896, NYTR1896, NYW1896, NYEP1896, NYP1896, EAGLE1896, CHU1896A, CHU1896B, CHU1896C, PCJ1896, NRP1896]
Record type: Window
Designer: Frederick Wilson [NYT1896, NYTR1896, NYW1896, NYEP1896, CHU1896A, CHU1896B, CHU1896C, PCJ1896, NRP1896]
Memorial details: Marie Antoinette Quintard [NYT1896, NYTR1896, NYW1896, NYP1896, CHU1896B, CHU1896C, NRP1896]
Donor: her husband, James W. Quintard, and father-in-law, George W. Quintard [ORG]
Date: Exhibited at Tiffany Studios, Jul 1896 [NYT1896, NYTR1896, NYW1896, NYEP1896, NYP1896, CHU1896B, NRP1896]
Installed ca. Sep 1896 [CHU1896C]
Size: 12' high x 10'6" wide [ORG]
Lancets: 3 [PHOTO, NYTR1896, NYW1896, EAGLE1896, CHU1896C, NRP1896]
Inscription:
Category: New Jerusalem
Location: chancel [NYT1896, NYTR1896, NYW1896, NYEP1896, CHU1896A, CHU1896C, PCJ1896, NRP1896]
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1897 (p. 86) quotes an extract from the 3 Oct 1896 Churchman article [CHU1896C, TIFF1897]

Item 3.102.1.2

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

Status: Unknown
Confidence: Medium
Memorial name:
Description: ornamental windows [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 32
Duncan 1980: Page 206
Tiffany 1897: Page 21
Signature:
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details:
Donor:
Date:
Size:
Inscription:
Category: Ornamental

Item 3.102.1.3

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Greer Memorial Window
Description: medallion window [DUNC1992]
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Page 206
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [DUNC1992]
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Clara A.M. Greer (15 Oct 1855 - 26 Oct 1914) [INSCRIPTION]
Donor: her husband, Charles Greer, and their sons [INSCRIPTION, YS1914]
Date:
Size: 8' high x 3'6" wide [ORG]
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO]
Inscription: REMEMBER THE / WORDS OF THE LORD JESUS / HOW HE SAID, THAT IT IS / MORE BLESSED TO / GIVE THAN TO / RECEIVE // I WAS AN HUNGRED AND YE GAVE ME MEAT // I WAS THIRSTY AND YE GAVE ME DRINK // I WAS A STRANGER AND YE TOOK ME IN // I WAS NAKED AND YE CLOTHED ME // I WAS SICK AND YE VISITED ME // ERECTED / AS A LOVING / TRIBUTE BY / HER HUSBAND AND SONS / TO THE GLORY OF GOD / AND IN MEMORY OF / CLARA A M GREER / OCT 15, 1855 - OCT 26, 1914 [PHOTO]
Category: Medallion

Item 3.102.1.4

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Wainwright Memorial Window
Theme: St. John the Evangelist [RC1913B]
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Page 206
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [RC1913A, RC1913B]
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: John Howard Wainwright (14 Feb 1862 - 29 Dec 1911) [INSCRIPTION, RC1913A, RC1913B, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor: his wife, Katherine Walker Wainwright [RC1913A, ORG]
Date: Unveiled 23 Aug 1913 [RC1913B]
Size: 8' high x 3'6" wide [ORG]
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO]
Inscription: IN LOVING MEMORY OF / JOHN HOWARD WAINWRIGHT / 1862 1911 / Write, Blessed are the dead which die in the Lord, from henceforth they may rest from their labors, and their works do follow them. [PHOTO, RC1913B]
Category: St. John
Comment: A Tiffany tablet in memory of Wainwright was unveiled 12 May 1912 [RC1912]

References

ARCH1905: Catalogue of the Twentieth Annual Exhibition of the Architectural League of New York (1905, p. 25, 29)
CHU1896A: The Churchman (27 Jun 1896, p. 902)
CHU1896B: The Churchman (8 Aug 1896, p. 170)
CHU1896C: The Churchman (3 Oct 1896, p. 411)
CHU1897: The Churchman (27 Mar 1897, p. 506)
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
DUNC1992: Louis Comfort Tiffany, Alastair Duncan (1992, p. 69)
EAGLE1896: Brooklyn Daily Eagle (2 Aug 1896, p. 20)
FINDAGRAVE: Findagrave.com, for deducing biographical or genealogical information
INSCRIPTION: Inscription on item
NRP1896: New Rochelle Pioneer (1 Aug 1896, p. 5)
NYEP1896: New York Evening Post (28 Jul 1896, p. 10)
NYP1896: New York Press (16 Aug 1896)
NYT1896: New York Times (28 Jul 1896, p. 8)
NYTR1896: New York Daily Tribune (28 Jul 1896, p. 10)
NYW1896: New York World (28 Jul 1896, p. 9)
ORG: Organisation
PCJ1896: The Port Chester Journal (11 Jun 1896)
PHOTO: Photo of item
RC1912: The Rye Chronicle (18 May 1912, p. 11)
RC1913A: The Rye Chronicle (2 Aug 1913, p. 12)
RC1913B: The Rye Chronicle (30 Aug 1913, p. 1)
RYE2009: Rye, Paul D. Rheingold (2009, p. 46)
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)
YS1914: The Yonkers Statesman (5 Nov 1914, p. 6)

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