The Jesse Window
Acrylic Gouache, Gold Leaf Gilding and Embossing Powder on Watercolour Paper
Unframed: 560 560mm
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The Jesse Window at Wells Cathedral is one of the most splendid examples of 14th century stained glass in Europe.It dates from about 1340 and has survived the passage of time well and avoided destruction during the reformation, probably due to his scale and height. The window depicts the genealogy of Jesus dating back to Abraham.
The Jesse Window is also affectionately know as ‘The Golden Window’ by many locals due to is unusual and striking colour palette which exhibits a spectacular golden hue.
This original painting by Shelley has been painstakingly created using acrylic gouache on heavyweight watercolour paper. It has been embellished with gold leaf gilding and glitter powders which twinkly when seen in different lights.
This painting is available to buy unframed but framing can be arranged at an additional cost. If you would like to take advantage of our framing service please contact us to request a quote.
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