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St. Paul's Catholic Church, Onaway, Michigan: artists Peter and Christel Brahm

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Building Name: Christ Church Detroit

Studio Name: Shadetree Studios, Inc.

City: Detroit

Window Shape: 3 (arched)

Date of Window: 2002

Subject/Title of Window: Sea of Galilee

Brief Description of Subject: This is one of four transept windows designed by Buffalo N. Y. artist Ellen Steinfeld. The specific subject of the window was left up to the artist, however the donors, Megan Norris and her husband Howard Matthews, stipulated that it was to have an image of Christ that their biracial daughter, Taylor, could identify with.

For this window, the artist choose to picture Christ walking on water, and entitled it "Sea of Galilee."

Condition of Window: good

Height: 110"

Width: 70"

Type of Glass and Technique: Opalescent Glass, Antique or Cathedral Glass, Lead Came

Sea of Galilee
Sea of Galilee
Sea of Galilee outside
Sea of Galilee outside

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