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Kanley Chapel, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan

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Artist / Studio

Studio

Wippell, (J.) & Co., Ltd.
Exeter, England

Biography: The Wippel family involved themselves in English ecclesiastical furnishings including stained glass since 1790.   Even though they are in England, they, and other European firms, had representative in the United States who would promote the Wippel style as they visited architects and church groups.  Frederick Cole (1908-1998) was one of their more recent foremost designers, also providing work for Rohlf Studios in New Jersey.  Roy Coomber (1930-) is another important artist who also collaborated with US firms.  The firm is now associated with the A.R. Mowbray company in Exeter, England.

Designers:

     Mowbray, Wippell

Christ Appearing to St. Thomas
The Sacrament of Holy Unction
The Sacrament of Holy Matrimony
St. George
Window Name: St. George
The Transfiguration
Window Name: The Transfiguration
Building Name: Grace Episcopal Church
Hiram the Artificer and St. Martin, Christian Knight and Martyr
Building Name: Grace Episcopal Church