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Hotchkiss School, Monahan Building, Lakeville, Connecticut

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The meaning of the site and item attributes is explained in the glossary.

Site Id: 8.16.2
Rating: 1 star
Address: Interlaken Road
Location: Lakeville, Connecticut 06039, USA
Lat/Lng: 41.9417, -73.43819
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Not listed
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Completeness: High
Building status: Extant
Building date:
Architect:
Also of interest: 1915 "Sir Galahad" window by Lamb Studios [AAN1915]

Site Items

8.16.2.1: Goss Memorial Window: landscape with lilies (1904) (Extant)
8.16.2.2: Sharp Memorial Window: landscape with poppies (1905) (Extant)

Item 8.16.2.1

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Goss Memorial Window
Description: landscape with lilies [ORG]
Tiffany 1910: Page 44
Duncan 1980: Page 209
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature: TIFFANY STVDIOS / NEW YORK [PHOTO]
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Malcolm Wallace Goss (1880-1896) [INSCRIPTION, ORG]
Donor: his parents [ORG]
Date: Installed in chapel in 1904 [ORG]
Size:
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO]
Inscription: IN MEMORIAM / MALCOLM WALLACE GOSS / 1880-1896 [PHOTO]
Category: Landscape
History: Originally in school chapel (SITE:8.16.1), and then in storage for many years before being installed in current location [ORG]
Restoration: Restored by Venturella Studio in 2007 [ORG]
Comment: The dedicatory panel is not original [ORG]
Same as item: 8.16.1.1

Item 8.16.2.2

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

Status: Extant [ORG]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Sharp Memorial Window (Buehler Memorial Window)
Description: landscape with poppies [ORG]
Tiffany 1910: Page 44
Duncan 1980: Page 209
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature: TIFFANY STVDIOS / NEW YORK [PHOTO]
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Eugene Granville Sharp (19 Apr 1886 - 21 May 1903) [INSCRIPTION, ORG]
Donor: his classmates, Class of 1904 [INSCRIPTION, ORG]
Date: Dedicated in chapel in 1905 [ORG]
Size:
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO]
Inscription: IN LOVING MEMORY OF / EUGENE GRANVILLE SHARP / BY THE CLASS OF 1904 [PHOTO]
Category: Landscape
Cost: $225 [ORG]
History: Originally in school chapel (SITE:8.16.1), and then in storage for many years before being installed in current location [ORG]
Restoration: Restored by Venturella Studio in 2007 [ORG]
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 calls this the Buehler Memorial Window so likely Huber Gray Buehler, headmaster of the school 1904-1924, was the person who organised the window with the Tiffany company [TIFF1910, DUNC1980, ORG, DEDUCED]
Comment: The dedicatory panel is not original [ORG]
Same as item: 8.16.1.2

References

AAN1915: American Art News (2 Oct 1915, Vol. XIII, No. 37, p. 7)
DEDUCED: Deduced from other information
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
INSCRIPTION: Inscription on item
ORG: Organization
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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