A GUIDED TOUR THE FAMOUS BURNE JONES WINDOWS IN TRINITY CHURCH
Date & Time: 2017-07-10 14:00 - 15:00
Event Code: 1015
Location: Trinity Church
Description: Sir Edward Coley Burne-Jones, 1st Baronet ARA (28 August 1833 – 17 June 1898) was a British artist and designer closely associated with the later phase of the Pre-Raphaelite movement, who worked closely with William Morris on a wide range of decorative arts as a founding partner in Morris, Marshall, Faulkner & Co. Burne-Jones was closely involved in the rejuvenation of the tradition of stained glass art in Britain; his stained glass works include the windows of St. Philip's Cathedral, Birmingham, St Martin in the Bull Ring, Birmingham, Holy Trinity Church , Frome, Sloane Square, Chelsea, St Martin's Church in Brampton, Cumbria (the church designed by Philip Webb), St Michael's Church, Brighton, All Saints, Jesus Lane, Cambridge, Christ Church, Oxford and in St. Anne's Church, Brown Edge, Staffordshire Moorlands and St Edward the Confessor church at Cheddleton, Staffordshire. An opportunity to hear a little of the history behind these windows and their significance today.