54 x 24 1/8 in
Since their discovery, the drawings have been the subject of research by experts from the Ashmolean and elsewhere. Thanks to such significant interest, several works have been attributed to leading artists of the nineteenth century, including Robert Bayne. The restrained emotions, and subtlety of the chief Designer of the stained glass manufacturing firm, Heaton, Butler & Bayne, is evident in several pieces.
With commissions streaming in from all over the empire, this collection is proof of the extent to which these English companies successfully spread the medieval style across the world, from Continental Europe, Australia, Africa, and the Americas.