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See Elizabeth Carson Pastan: "And He Shall Gather Together The Dispersed", Gesta, Vol 37, No. 2. Essays on Stained Glass in Memory of Jane Hayward.

Troyes Cathedral


c.1220 and C19

The Tree of Jesse

The central panels were formerly the axial chapel window (w0) but removed in 1779. Panels 2, 3, 6 and 7 are mostly C13. The original window had prophets down the sides - some of these can be seen in the Victoria and Albert Museum.

Jesse, panels 1, 4 and 5 are C19

panel 7 - Christ

panel 6 - The Virgin Mary

panel 4 - A king

panel 2 - King David

panel 3 - King Solomon

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