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Delaware Art Museum, Wilmington, Delaware

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Site Id: 9.1.3
Rating: 1 star
Address: 2301 Kentmere Parkway
Location: Wilmington, Delaware 19806, USA
Lat/Lng: 39.76534, -75.56515
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:

Site Items

9.1.3.1: Spring and Autumn (1892) (Extant)
9.1.3.2: Anthony Van Corlear, the Trumpeter of New Amsterdam (1896) (Extant)

Item 9.1.3.1

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: Medium
Memorial name:
Theme: Spring and Autumn [ORG]
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Not listed
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [ORG]
Record type: Window
Designer: Lydia Field Emmet [ORG]
Memorial details:
Donor:
Date: ca. 1892 [ORG]
Size:
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO]
Inscription:
Category: Figure; Summer; Autumn
History: Originally in the main living room at "Rockford," the home of Samuel and Mary R. Bancroft, Wilmington, DE [ORG]
Acquired by museum in 1935 as part of Bancroft Collection [ORG]
Comment: This is a different design to the Summer and Autumn windows that were exhibited by Tiffany Glass & Decorating Company in the 1893 Chicago Exposition [PHOTO, TIFF1893]

Item 9.1.3.2

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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name:
Theme: Anthony Van Corlear (should be Corlaer), the Trumpeter of New Amsterdam [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980, ORG]
Tiffany 1910: Page 12
Duncan 1980: Page 202
Tiffany 1897: Page 9
Signature:
Other documentation: [NYT1898]
Record type: Window
Designer: Howard Pyle [THOM1901, PHOTO]
Memorial details:
Donor:
Date: ca. 1896 [ORG, DUNC1992]
Size: 64.5" high x 39.5" wide [ORG]
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO]
Inscription: ANTONIVS VAN CORLEARVS TVBIC / EN PRO NOVELLO AMSTERDAMO [PHOTO]
Category: Music
History: Originally in Colonial Club, Manhattan, New York City, NY (SITE:1.1.88), bought by museum at Christie's in 1984 [ORG]
Comment: Bought at Christie's, New York, 31 Mar 1984 [ORG, DUNC1992]
Same as item: 1.1.88.1

References

DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
DUNC1992: Louis Comfort Tiffany, Alastair Duncan (1992, p. 61)
NYT1898: New York Times (27 Mar 1898)
ORG: Organisation
PHOTO: Photo of item
THOM1901: Munsey's Magazine, William H. Thomas (Dec 1901, p. 393)
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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