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Window of the Month
Our Lady of Grace, Dearborn Heights, Michigan

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Building Name: Adrian Dominican Motherhouse-Holy Rosary Chapel , Madden Hall & Weber Center

Studio Name: Munich Stained Glass Studio

City: Adrian

Window Shape: 5 (gothic arched, 2 vertical sections)

Subject/Title of Window: Annunciation

Brief Description of Subject: In the right panel Mary is kneeling on a prie-dieu looking at a book. Her hands are crossed over her heart. A white bird (Holy Spirit) is over her head. Behind Mary are drapes and an opened window overlooking the garden. In the left panel Mary is kneeling in prayer while the angel Gabriel is standing in front of her telling her that she is to become the mother of God. On the floor by his feet and in front of the prie-dieu is a potted lily plant. Above the two panels framed in a circle is an angel with hands folded. Around the frame are five arches and in each arch there are flowers and leaves.

Condition of Window: Good

Height: 140”

Width: 55”

Type of Glass and Technique: Antique or Cathedral Glass, Lead Came, Vitreous Paint, Silver Stain, Etching or Sandblasting


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