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Stained glass dome designed by Violet Oakley in Charlton Yarnall's home in Philadelphia

Stained glass dome designed by Violet Oakley in Charlton Yarnall's home in Philadelphia

Oakley, Violet

Item Information

Physical Details: 1 photographic print : b&w ; 25 x 20 cm.

Description: Date from stamp on verso of photograph.

Handwritten notes on verso identify the window and pendentives around it (clockwise from top left): 4th pendentive, The high tower; 1st pendentive, Dwellers in tents - wanderers in the desert; 2nd pendentive, Ancient foundations - Egypt; 3rd pendentive, The dome of the Renaissance; glass in the dome, The building of the house of wisdom.

Creator: Oakley, Violet

Forms part of: Violet Oakley papers, 1841-1981

Digital ID: 8885