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Charles Winston. Catalogue of drawings of painted glass

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Charles Winston. Catalogue of drawings of painted glass
c 1840-63, c 1960
Level of description
Extent and format
Document wallet containing unbound papers and notebook, and card index.
Scope and content
Catalogue of drawings of painted glass by Charles Winston, barrister (1814-64), and notes on Winston's collections by John A. Goodall, FSA. For details of Winston's career and his publications on painted glass see Gent. Mag. (Nov. 1864), 658-60; F. Boase, Modern English Biography (reprint 1965), III, 1445. His drawings were exhibited by the Archaeological Institute at the Arundel Society in 1865 (Arch. J., 22 (1865), 93), and a catalogue by J. B. Waring was published. For the lecture on the exhibition by Gambier Parry, 31 March 1865, see the Ecclesiologist, 26 (1865), 143-58. Winston's drawings and other collections were subsequently presented by his widow to the British Museum (now BL Add. MSS 33846-33851, 35211).
Winston, Charles (1814-1864), glass painting writer, antiquary and barrister
Previous reference number(s)
MS 999
Archival history
Found, during cataloguing, with the transcripts of MSS/0216 and identified (1996) by John Goodall. WIN/001 possibly given to SA by the Royal Archaeological Institute or by Albert Way; WIN/002, 003 presented by John A. Goodall, FSA, 1996.