Floral medallion, stained glass

1890s
Sarah Wyman Whitman (American, 1842–1904)


Dimensions

Overall: 45.1 x 45.1 x 1.9 cm (17 3/4 x 17 3/4 x 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

RES.29.32

Medium or Technique

Stained glass, lead came

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Glass

The circular stained glass roundel contains a central design of a vase with dark green leaves, surrounded by pink, red, yellow, white, and bluish-purple flowers. An outer border comprised of turquoise blue bands surrounds an inner border composed of four white bands with scrolled ends and a small yellowish circle in between each pair of bands.

Provenance

By 1929, owned by Miss Mary C. Wheelwright; 1929, gift of Miss Mary C. Wheelwright to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mary C. Wheelwright