www.harryclarke.net - Set of nine panels. Originally made for Lawrence Waldron of Marino, Ballybrack, Killiney, Co. Dublin. Sold to a private collector at Christies (21 May 1997)

Originally made for Laurence Waldron of Marino, Ballybrack, Killiney, Co. Dublin.

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Panel 3
Queens (1917)
Number of Windows:
0
Number of Panels:
9
Date:
1917
Contact Info:
Private Collector
Harry Clarke Designed and worked on this window
Sold to a private collector at Christies Link
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Panel 3


 

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Panel 3
Inscription:
Bert, the big-foot, sung by Villon,
Cassandra, Ronsard found in Lyon

Narrative:
This panel is made of flashed ruby glass. The character of Bert, the big foot, was created by François Villon’s Le Testament, from Ballade Des Dames Du Temps Jadis. He is depicted beside the beautiful Cassandra from Ronsard’s Ode à Cassandre.

Photo credit: Mark Fiennes, by kind permission of Caroline Fiennes

Text by Lucy Costigan 2009