"Morning Glories" window

about 1877–78
Attributed to Daniel Cottier (born in Scotland, 1838–1891), Formerly attributed to John La Farge (American, 1835–1910)

Object Place: Probably New York, New York


Overall (with additional wood outer frame): 89 1/2 x 27 1/4 x 3 1/2 in. Other (exposed windows/no outer frame): 84 3/4 x 22 1/2 in. need 7in wide flat fill piece between windows to cover clear glass pane other: 280.67 x 182.88 cm (110 1/2 x 72 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Stained glass, lead came

On View

Lorraine and Alan Bressler Gallery (Gallery 222)





1974.498c=one small panel at top; 1974.498d=one large panel at bottom.


1877-78, created for William Watts Sherman house, Newport, Rhode Island; house becomes The Baptist Home of Rhode Island; 1964, purchased from The Baptist Home in Rhode Island by James F. O'Gorman; 1974, given to the MFA by James F. and Jean Baer O'Gorman

Credit Line

Gift of James F. and Jean Baer O'Gorman