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"Morning Glories" window

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1974.498e=small panel at top; 1974.498f=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

about 1877–78

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.)

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Medium or Technique

Stained glass, lead came