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Oak leaves in All Saints' East window

Morris & Co.1866

Churches Conservation Trust

Churches Conservation Trust
London, United Kingdom

A close up view of the east window showing the oak leaves that frame each figure. Each set of leaves have three small acorns attached. Oak was a traditional symbol of strength and stability. The stripes of colour either side are the colours of Jesus College, Cambridge, which was closely associated with the church. This window was created by William Morris (1834 – 1896), Ford Madox Brown (1821 – 1893) and Edward Burne-Jones (1833 – 1898).

Details

  • Title: Oak leaves in All Saints' East window
  • Creator: Morris & Co.
  • Date Created: 1866
  • Location: All Saints, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
  • Location Created: Cambridge
  • Type: Stained Glass Window
  • Rights: ©The CCT/ Adrian Powter
  • External Link: All Saints, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
  • Medium: Stained Glass
  • Photographer: Adrian Powter
  • Founder: William Morris
  • Designer: Morris & Co.
  • Commissioned by: Churches Conservation Trust

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