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Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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Site Id: 33.51.48
Rating: 1 star
Address: 118 North Broad Street
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19102, USA
Lat/Lng: 39.95567, -75.16316
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:
Also of interest: Two 1909 windows originally located in St. Peter's Church, Philadelphia (SITE:33.29.5), in memory of Mary Anna Bonnell, "The Wise and Foolish Virgins", designed by Violet Oakley [CENS1992]

Site Items Grove Memorial Window: Cornelius and Angel (1907) (Extant) item has a photo


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

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Grove Memorial Window (Statesbury Memorial Window)
Theme: Cornelius and Angel [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 97
Duncan 1980: Page 220
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature: TIFFANY STVDIOS / NEW YORK (with an insignia between the TIFFANY and the STVDIOS) [PHOTO]
Other documentation:
Designer: probably Frederick Wilson [TIFF1896, DEDUCED]
Designer comment: Tiffany 1896 credits Wilson as the designer of a similar composition [TIFF1896]
Memorial details: Henry S. Grove, Jr. (21 Dec 1876 - 22 Mar 1906) [INSCRIPTION, CHU1907, CENS1992]
Donor: a lifelong friend [CHU1907]
Date: Dedicated 13 Oct 1907 [CHU1907]
Size: each pane 8'3" high x 1'10" wide [CENS1992]
each pane 8'4" high x 1'11" wide [ORG_NEW]
Lancets: 2 [PHOTO]
Inscription: THY / PRAYERS & // THINE ALMS ARE // COME UP FOR A // MEMORIAL / BEFORE GOD // To the Glory of God / and In Loving / Memory of // Henry S. Grove, Jr. / December 21st 1876 / March 22nd 1906 [PHOTO, CENS1992]
Category: Cornelius
History: Originally located in St Peter's Episcopal Church, Philadelphia, PA (SITE:33.29.5) [ORG]
Acquired by museum in 2009 [ORG]
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1980 calls this the Statesbury (presumably Memorial Window) so possibly Edward Townsend Stotesbury (not Statesbury) or one of his daughters, Edith Lewis Stotesbury or Frances Butcher Stotesbury, was the donor [TIFF1910, DUNC1980, DEDUCED]
Same as item:
Organization Id: 2009.2.2a, 2009.2.2b


CENS1992: Census of Stained Glass Windows in America, S. Demetrovits (14 Oct 1992)
CHU1907: The Churchman (26 Oct 1907, p. 651)
DEDUCED: Deduced from other information
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
INSCRIPTION: Inscription on item
ORG: Organization
ORG_NEW: Organization that is new owner
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)
TIFF1896: Memorial Windows, Tiffany Glass & Decorating Company (1896)
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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