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J. Silvester Sparrow (1862-1929)

Stained glass artist. Often using intense and dark colours, he referred to himself as the 'Wagner of stained glass'. James Silvester Sparrow also made windows for other designers, including Walter Crane and Frank Brangwyn

Further reading

Martin Harrison, Victorian Stained Glass (London: 1980), p. 67.



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  Christ with Angels Gathering the Harvest Christ with Angels Gathering the Harvest
artist: J. Silvester Sparrow
1902
Church of St Michael, Lledrod, Ceredigion
east wall of the chancel
  The Crucifixion with the Virgin Mary, St John and St Mary Magdalene The Crucifixion with the Virgin Mary, St John and St Mary Magdalene
artist: J. Silvester Sparrow
1906
Llandaff Cathedral, Llandaff, Cardiff
south wall of the south aisle




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