WARRINGTON, WILLIAM *#
- Born: 1796 Died: 1869
English stained-glass artist, born in 1796, who founded a stained-glass studio in London in 1832. He died in 1869; the studio, was carried on by his son, James Perry Warrington (1818/19-1892). (1) Warrington and his studio made a number of stained-glass windows for Irish churches.
See WORKS for Irish work only.
(1) Sussex Parish Churches, http://www.sussexparishchurches.org/spc_V31/architects-and-artists/322-architects-and-artists-w-x-y-z (last visited, Aug 2014).
4 work entries listed in chronological order for WARRINGTON, WILLIAM *#
|Building:||CO. KILKENNY, KELLS, CHURCH OF ST MARY (CI)|
|Nature:||Stained glass windo win S wall of nave (Christ calming the Storm).
Gloine, http://www.gloine.ie/gloine/diocese/building/3013/ (last visited, Dec 2016).
|Building:||CO. ARMAGH, ARMAGH, CATHEDRAL CLOSE, CATHEDRAL OF ST PATRICK (CI)|
|Nature:||Cathedral 'has been further ornamented by a chaste and well designed stained window, placed in the east of the building, at the expense of His Grace the Lord Primate'. (Replaced 1903ca by window by Heaton, Butler & Bayne.) Also 2 windows in N wall by William Warrington & Son: triple lancet (Visiting the Poor, Good Samaritan, Visiting the Sick) in memory of William Lodge Kidd, 1852; triple lancet (Moses & Jethro, Moses, Samuel anointing David) in memory of William and Samuel Blacker, 1854.
Armagh Guardian, 19 Nov 1849; Ecclesiologist 16 (1855), 13 (reference supplied by Dr David Lawrence, Gladestry, Powys, Jul 2012); Kevin V. Mulligan, The Buildings of Ireland: South Ulster (2013), 104; Gloine, http://www.gloine.ie/gloine/diocese/window/15808/ (last visited, Aug 2014)
|Building:||CO. SLIGO, LISSADELL, CHURCH (CI)|
|Nature:||'Eleven windows by Mr Warrington, the East window representing St Peter raising Dorcas, have been placed in the church.'
B 15, 5 Dec 1857, 706; E window illus. in Gloine, http://www.gloine.ie/gloine/diocese/building/3089/ (last visited 2 Oct 2008).
|Building:||CO. DUBLIN, DUBLIN, DAWSON STREET, ST ANN'S CHURCH (CI)|
|Nature:||Stained glass windows: Women of the Bible in apse ( in memory of Felicia Hemans, poet, d. 1860); Seven Parables on N side of nave (Knox family memorial, 1861).
Illus. in Gloine, http://www.gloine.ie/gloine/diocese/building/2957/ (last visited, Oct 2013); Christine Casey, The Buildings of Ireland: Dublin (2005), 470.