Saturday, August 11, 2012

St. John's Rose Window

At the back of the Cathedral of St. John's is a balcony level where the church's massive pipe organ is located. Behind the gleaming pipes is one of the most beautiful of the church's stained glass windows, the Great Rose Window:



All of the celestial figures in the window are playing instruments or otherwise making music:



This is another window I'd really love to paint; the faces of the angels are so serene:

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