Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

English stained-glass artist, for whom see Margaret Stavridi, Master of Glass: Charles Eamer Kempe 1837-1907 (1988) and - for a condensed account of his career - Patricia Butler, Nun's Cross Church, Co. Wicklow, and its treasures (2016), 116-118.

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References



(1) Building News 89, 29 Dec 1905, 899; IB 48, 13 Jan 1906, 5.


5 work entries listed in chronological order for KEMPE, CHARLES EAMER *#


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Building: CO. OFFALY, BIRR, CHURCH OF ST BRENDAN (CI)
Date: 1893
Nature: Triple-lancet window (Daniel, St John the Divine and Zachariah) in upper south wall of nave.
Refs: David Lawrence, 'Church of Ireland: The United Diocese of Limerick and Killaloe: Stained-Glass Windows' (RCB report, 2006), I, 20 (see alsoIB 35, 1 Oct 1893, 228)

Building: CO. WICKLOW, NUN'S CROSS (ARKLOW), CHURCH (CI, KILLISKEY PARISH)
Date: 1902-03
Nature: E window by Kempe & Co. erected by Crofton family in memory of Major Crofton of E Surrey Regiment.
Refs: Wicklow Newsletter, 3 Nov 1917;  Gloine, http://www.gloine.ie/gloine/diocese/building/2937/ (last visited Jan 2010);  Wicklow and Killiskey Parishes, http://wicklow.glendalough.anglican.org/index_files/Page411.htm (last visited, Jan 2010);  Patricia Butler, Nun's Cross Church, Co. Wicklow, and its treasures (2016), 108(illus.),113-118(illus.).

Building: CO. DUBLIN, DUBLIN, PATRICK STREET, ST PATRICK'S CATHEDRAL (CI)
Date: 1903;1905-6;1907
Nature: Stained glass:  Crucifixion in E wall of Lady Chapel, 1903; scenes from the life of St Peter in N wall of Lady Chapel, 1905-7; St Columbanus and St Killian in E clerestory of choir, 1906,1907.
Refs: Gloine, http://www.gloine.ie/gloine/search/window/studio.37/building.3054/results (last visited, Feb 2013);  Christine Casey, The Buildings of Ireland: Dublin (2005), 619-620.

Building: CO. CARLOW, CLONEGAL, CHURCH OF ST FIACE (CI)
Date: 1904
Nature: Stained glass E window (St John the Baptist; Risen Christ).
Refs: Gloine, http://www.gloine.ie/gloine/diocese/building/2890/ (last visited, Dec 2016).

Building: CO. DUBLIN, DUBLIN, PATRICK STREET, ST PATRICK'S CATHEDRAL (CI)
Date: 1905
Nature: Memorial to Dr George Salmon, comprising 2 stained glass windows (glass by CEK), medallion by A. Bruce-Joy. Tablet and frame to medallion designed by TD. Unveiled Dec 1905.
Refs: Building News 89, 29 Dec 1905, 899; IB 48, 13 Jan 1906, 5