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Grace Reformed Church, Brooklyn, New York City, New York

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Site Id: 3.37.1
Rating: 1 star
Address: 1800 Bedford Avenue
Location: Brooklyn, New York City, New York 11225, USA
Lat/Lng: 40.66142, -73.95725
Tiffany 1910: Page 23
Duncan 1980: Page 204
Tiffany 1897: Page 17
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1897 and Tiffany 1910 list the church under Flatbush, which is part of Brooklyn [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Completeness: Medium
Building status: Extant
Building date:
Architect:
Comment: There are three ornamental windows which together with the three Tiffany windows form two triptychs, and these ornamental windows might also be by Tiffany [PHOTO, DEDUCED]
Also of interest:

Site Items

3.37.1.1: Lefferts Memorial Window: Angel of Victory (Extant) item has a photo
3.37.1.2: Lefferts Memorial Window: Angel of Resurrection (Extant) item has a photo
3.37.1.3: Vanderbilt Memorial Window: Hope (1904) (Extant) item has a photo

Item 3.37.1.1

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Lefferts Memorial Window:  Angel of Victory
Glossary (of terms) and References (as found in square brackets [...])

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Lefferts Memorial Window
Theme: Angel of Victory [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 23
Duncan 1980: Page 204
Tiffany 1897: Page 17
Signature: not signed [DT2014]
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: John Lefferts (12 Aug 1826 - 18 Apr 1893) and Eliza J. Lefferts (18 Apr 1831 - 13 Nov 1867) [INSCRIPTION]
Donor:
Date:
Size:
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO]
Inscription: IN MEMORIAM / JOHN LEFFERTS / BORN AVGVST 12 1826 DIED APRIL 18 1893 / AND HIS WIFE / ELIZA J LEFFERTS / BORN APRIL 18 1831 DIED NOVEMBER 13 1867 [PHOTO]
Category: Angel of Victory

Item 3.37.1.2

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Lefferts Memorial Window:  Angel of Resurrection
Glossary (of terms) and References (as found in square brackets [...])

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Lefferts Memorial Window
Theme: Angel of Resurrection [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 23
Duncan 1980: Page 204
Tiffany 1897: Page 17
Signature: not signed [DT2014]
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Maria Lott Lefferts (20 Aug 1786 - 22 Sep 1865) [INSCRIPTION]
Donor:
Date:
Size:
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO]
Inscription: IN MEMORIAM / MARIA LOTT LEFFERTS / BORN AVGVST 20 1786 - DIED SEPTEMBER 22 1865 [PHOTO]
Category: Angel of Resurrection

Item 3.37.1.3

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Vanderbilt Memorial Window:  Hope
Glossary (of terms) and References (as found in square brackets [...])

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Vanderbilt Memorial Window (Longmeyer Memorial Window)
Theme: Hope [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 23
Duncan 1980: Page 204
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature: not signed [DT2014]
Other documentation: [EAGLE1904B, NYG1904]
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Gertrude Lefferts Vanderbilt (16 Apr 1824 - 5 Jan 1902) [INSCRIPTION, EAGLE1904B, NYEP1904, NYS1904, NYG1904, NYT1904]
Donor: her niece, Mrs. Gertrude Lefferts Longmire [EAGLE1904B]
her nieces, Mrs. Gertrude Lefferts Longmire and Mrs. Lionel Carten, and nephews Mr. John Lefferts, Jr., James Lefferts and Robert Lefferts [EAGLE1904A]
Date: Unveiled Easter Sunday, 3 Apr 1904 [EAGLE1904B, NYEP1904, NYS1904, NYT1904]
Unveiled 27 Mar 1904 [EAGLE1904A]
Size:
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO]
Inscription: GERTRUDE LEFFERTS VANDERBILT / BORN APRIL 16TH 1824 - DIED JANUARY 5TH 1902 [PHOTO, EAGLE1904B, NYS1904]
Category: Hope
Location: center of the western transept [EAGLE1904B]
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 calls this the Longmeyer Memorial Window because Gertrude Longmire was the (lead) donor [TIFF1910, DUNC1980, DEDUCED]
Comment: It looks like Tiffany also modified the two side windows at the same time [EAGLE1904B, NYS1904]

References

DEDUCED: Deduced from other information
DT2014: Donald Traser, personal communication (21 Aug 2014)
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
EAGLE1904A: Brooklyn Daily Eagle (28 Mar 1904, p. 6)
EAGLE1904B: Brooklyn Daily Eagle (1 Apr 1904, p. 20)
INSCRIPTION: Inscription on item
NYEP1904: New York Evening Post (2 Apr 1904, p. 6)
NYG1904: New York Globe and Commercial Advertiser (19 Mar 1904, p. 8)
NYS1904: New York Sun (4 Apr 1904, p. 1)
NYT1904: New York Times (4 Apr 1904, p. 5)
PHOTO: Photo of item
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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