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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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Kilkenny Cathedral
St Canice
Reference: 150250

W01
chancel; east
Three lancets, approx 8.5m x 1070mm; 9m x 1240mm; 8.5m x 1070mm.

studio William Holland; Warwick (attrib)
date 1875 (insc)

Iconography
Kilkenny Cathedral
St Canice
Reference: 150250

W02
chancel; south
Three lancets, approx 7m x 1070mm.

The LH and RH lancets have leaded lights.

artist Almquist, Carl (1848-1924) (attrib)
date 1902 (mem)

studio Shrigley & Hunt; Lancaster (doc)
Shrigley & Hunt trade catalogue, published circa 1930

Iconography
St Peter and St John; same cartoons
Kinnitty / W01
Kilkenny Cathedral / W02
Kilkenny Cathedral
St Canice
Reference: 150250

W03
vestry; east
Three lancets, 3300mm x 690mm; 3660mm x 860mm; 3300mm x 690mm.

studio Clayton & Bell; London (def)
date 1876 (mem)

Iconography
Kilkenny Cathedral
St Canice
Reference: 150250

W04
south transept; south
Two separate lancets, approx 7m x 790mm, one separate 6-foil and one separate quatrefoil in gable.

Inscribed date not clear - could be 1870 or 1876.

studio Mayer & Co.; Munich (attrib)
date 1876 (insc)

Iconography
Kilkenny Cathedral
St Canice
Reference: 150250

W05
south transept; west
Two separate lancets, approx 5.5m x 910mm.

artist Dixon, William Francis (1848-1928) (def)
date 1904 (insc)

studio Mayer & Co.; Munich (lit)
Builder, 1905, vol.88, p.474

Iconography
Kilkenny Cathedral
St Canice
Reference: 150250

W06
nave; south aisle; south; east-most
Two lancets, 1980mm x 580mm and one quatrefoil.

artist Child, Alfred Ernest (1875-1939) (sgn)
date 1931 (sgn)

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

Iconography
Kilkenny Cathedral
St Canice
Reference: 150250

W07
nave; south aisle; south; 2nd from east
Two lancets, 1980mm x 580mm and one quatrefoil.

studio Mayer & Co.; Munich (attrib)
date 1889 (mem)

Iconography
Kilkenny Cathedral
St Canice
Reference: 150250

W08
nave; south aisle; south; 3rd from east
Two lancets, 1960mm x 560mm and one quatrefoil.

date 1919 (mem)

studio Shrigley & Hunt; Lancaster (doc)
Shrigley & Hunt trade catalogue, published circa 1930

Iconography
Kilkenny Cathedral
St Canice
Reference: 150250

W09
nave; south aisle; south; west-most
Two lancets, 1930mm x 580mm and one quatrefoil.

studio An Tur Gloine; Dublin (doc)
artist Rhind, Ethel (1879-1952) (doc)
An Tur Gloine, List of Principal Windows, 1903-1928, National Gallery of Ireland, Centre for Study of Irish Art

date 1918 (lit)
Nicola Gordon Bowe, David Caron, Michael Wynne: Gazetteer of Irish Stained Glass, Dublin, Irish Academic Press, 1988

Iconography
Kilkenny Cathedral
St Canice
Reference: 150250

W10
nave; south aisle; west
Two lancets, 2540mm x 430mm and one quatrefoil.

studio Clayton & Bell; London (def)
date 1873 (mem)

Iconography
Kilkenny Cathedral
St Canice
Reference: 150250

W11
nave; west
Three separate lancets, approx 6.5m x 1090mm; 6m x 1090mm; 6.5m x 1090mm, three small quatrefoils below and one large separate 8-foil in gable.

Holland's have signed "Holland, Son & Holt". Window reported in Builder, vol 31, p595, 1973.

studio William Holland; Warwick (sgn)
date 1875 (sgn)

Iconography
Kilkenny Cathedral
St Canice
Reference: 150250

W12
nave; north aisle; west
Two lancets, 2620mm x 430mm.

studio Saunders & Co.; London (def)
cartoonist Lonsdale, Horatio Walter (1844-1919) (def)

artist Burges, William (1827-1881) (lit)
date 1878 (lit)
Building News, 1878, vol.35, p.104

Iconography
Kilkenny Cathedral
St Canice
Reference: 150250

W13
nave; north aisle; north; west-most
Two lancets, 2030mm x 410mm and one quatrefoil.

studio An Tur Gloine; Dublin (lit)
artist Elvery, Beatrice (1883-1968) (lit)
date 1908 (lit)
Nicola Gordon Bowe, David Caron, Michael Wynne: Gazetteer of Irish Stained Glass, Dublin, Irish Academic Press, 1988

Iconography
Kilkenny Cathedral
St Canice
Reference: 150250

W14
nave; north aisle; north; 3rd from east
Two lancets, 2030mm x 430mm and one quatrefoil.

studio Mayer & Co.; Munich (sgn)
date 1899 (mem)

Iconography
Kilkenny Cathedral
St Canice
Reference: 150250

W15
nave; north aisle; north; 2nd from east
Two lancets, 2030mm x 410mm and one quatrefoil.

studio Mayer & Co.; Munich (attrib)
date 1891 (mem)

Iconography
Kilkenny Cathedral
St Canice
Reference: 150250

W16
nave; north aisle; north; east-most
Two lancets, 2030mm x 430mm and one quatrefoil.

studio Mayer & Co.; Munich (attrib)
date 1880 (mem)

Iconography
Kilkenny Cathedral
St Canice
Reference: 150250

W17
north transept; west
Two separate lancets, approx 6m x 840mm.

studio Mayer & Co.; Munich (sgn)
cartoonist Dixon, William Francis (1848-1928) (attrib)
date 1900 (mem)

Iconography
Kilkenny Cathedral
St Canice
Reference: 150250

W18
north transept; north
Two separate lancets, approx 8m x 790mm and one separate 6-foil in gable.

Each lancet has three scenes.

studio Clayton & Bell; London (def)
date 1877 (mem)

Iconography
Kilkenny Cathedral
St Canice
Reference: 150250

W19
north transept; chapel; north
Two separate lancets, 2620mm x 560mm.

studio Clayton & Bell; London (def)
date 1879 (mem)

Iconography
Kilkenny Cathedral
St Canice
Reference: 150250

W20
north transept; chapel; east
Two separate lancets, 2620mm x 560mm.

studio Clayton & Bell; London (def)
date 1879 (mem)

Iconography
Kilkenny Cathedral
St Canice
Reference: 150250

W21
chancel; north chapel; north; west-most
Two lancets, 3050mm x 580mm.

studio Clarke Studios; Dublin (sgn)
date 1952 (mem)

Iconography
Kilkenny Cathedral
St Canice
Reference: 150250

W22
chancel; north chapel; north; 2nd from east
Two lancets, 3050mm x 580mm.

studio James Powell & Sons; London (doc)
cartoonist Holiday, Henry (1839-1927) (doc)
date 1868 (doc)
Archives of James Powell & Sons, Victoria & Albert Museum, London

Iconography
Kilkenny Cathedral
St Canice
Reference: 150250

W23
chancel; north chapel; north; east-most
Two lancets, 3050mm x 580mm.

studio Clarke Studios; Dublin (sgn)
date 1952 (mem)

Iconography
Kilkenny Cathedral
St Canice
Reference: 150250

W24
chancel; north chapel; east
Three lancets, 4370mm x 810mm.

LH and RH lancets have leaded lights.

studio Lavers, Barraud & Westlake; London (sgn)
cartoonist Westlake, Nathaniel Hubert John (1833-1921) (def)
date 1871 (sgn)

Iconography