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Leading Lights: A History of Decorative Domestic Windows from 1890 to the Present Day

Synopsis
Traces the history and techniques involved in the production of leaded lights. and features case examples and a range of archive drawings, together with information on the techniques used in the workshop of a local studio, Charles Lightfoot, which was established in Manchester in 1890.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Multimedia; 48 slides.
Year of production
1993
Availability
Sale; 2000 sale: £50.00 (inc. VAT +p&p)
Documentation
Accompanying 17-page text with introduction, commentary, bibliography.
Subjects
Architecture
Keywords
buildings; stained glass; windows

Credits

Writer
John Dyke

Distributor

Name

Manchester Metropolitan University, Faculty of Art and Design

Email
c.hilton@mmu.ac.uk or j.davis@mmu.ac.uk
Web
http://www.artdes.mmu.ac.uk/visualresources/slidesets/ External site opens in new window
Phone
0161 247 1930
Fax
0161 247 6897
Address
The Visual Resources Curator
Righton Building
Cavendish Street
Manchester
M15 6BG

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