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Abbreviations used for studios/artists
docDocumentedPrimary source to support the attribution.
litLiteratureSecondary source to support the attribution.
sgnSignedThe window is signed with name, initials or mark.
attribAttributedA likely attribution.
defDefinitelyThe attribution is made with confidence.
Abbreviations used for dates
docDocumentedPrimary source to support the given date.
litLiteratureSecondary source to support the given date.
sgnSignedDate appearing on the glass along with the signature or mark.
inscInscribedA date formally painted as part of the inscription.
plaqPlaqueA date appearing on a plaque nearby.
memMemorialA date of death appearing either on the glass or on a plaque nearby; note that the date of installation of a window could vary greatly from the memorial date.
circaCircaA likely date.
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Carlow
St Mary
Reference: 170150
Group: Carlow St Mary
Diocese: Leighlin

Carlow
County Carlow
Republic of Ireland
ITM Ref: 671878,676755
OSIG Ref: 272177
GPS Ref: 52.836940,-6.933192 Show map
Parish Church
Surveyed: 1998-10-01

Cobden, Thomas Alfred, 1829-30; tower and spire, 1833; a confusing mixture of Classical and Gothic. Extensive furnishings, all-of-a-piece. No photo of exterior at present.

Architect involved:
Cobden, Thomas Alfred (1794-1842)
Carlow
St Mary
Reference: 170150

W01
sanctuary; east
Four lancets, 3250mm x 530mm, five quatrefoils and seven other tracery-lights.

studio Mayer & Co.; Munich (def)
date 1893 (plaq)

Iconography
Carlow
St Mary
Reference: 170150

W02
nave; south; east-most
Two lancets, 1600mm x 710mm and one small tracery-light.

artist O'Brien, Catherine (1881-1963) (sgn)

studio An Tur Gloine; Dublin (lit)
date 1934 (lit)
Nicola Gordon Bowe, David Caron, Michael Wynne: Gazetteer of Irish Stained Glass, Dublin, Irish Academic Press, 1988

Iconography
Carlow
St Mary
Reference: 170150

W03
nave; north; east-most
Mullioned and transomed and one small tracery light; two upper lights, 1500mm x 360mm.

studio An Tur Gloine; Dublin (lit)
artist O'Brien, Catherine (1881-1963) (lit)
date 1930 (lit)
Nicola Gordon Bowe, David Caron, Michael Wynne: Gazetteer of Irish Stained Glass, Dublin, Irish Academic Press, 1988

Iconography