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YWCA, Manhattan, New York City, New York

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Site Id: 1.1.105
Rating: Nothing
Address: 600 Lexington Avenue
Location: Manhattan, New York City, New York 10022, USA
Lat/Lng: 40.75798, -73.97149 (approx)
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Not listed
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Completeness: High
Building status: Demolished
Building date:
Architect:
Also of interest:

Site Items

1.1.105.1: Beebe Memorial Window: landscape suggesting the 23rd Psalm, The Lord is My Shepherd (1918) (Removed)

Item 1.1.105.1

Glossary (of terms) and References (as found in square brackets [...])

Status: Removed [CHR1999]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Beebe Memorial Window
Description: landscape suggesting the 23rd Psalm, The Lord is My Shepherd [EAGLE1918, NYDS1918, NYH1918]
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Not listed
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature: TIFFANY STVDIOS NEW YORK 1918 [CHR1999]
Other documentation: [EAGLE1918, NYDS1918]
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Maria Louise (Mrs. Clarence G.) Beebe (d. 10 May 1917), president of the YWCA of New York City for 38 years [EAGLE1918, NYDS1918, NYH1918, CHR1999]
Donor:
Date: Signature 1918 [SIGNATURE]
Dedicated 1 Dec 1918 [EAGLE1918, NYH1918]
Size: central scenic panels together measure 94" high x 50" wide [CHR1999]
Lancets: 3 [PHOTO]
Inscription: IN LOVING MEMORY OF / MARIA LOUISE BEEBE / ENTERED INTO THE PEACE / OF PARADISE MAY 10TH 1917 // She openeth her Mouth with Wisdom and in her Tongue is the Law of Kindness [NYH1918]
Category: Landscape
History: Removed from church in 1999 [WEB]
Sold at Christie's 29 Nov 1999 [CHR1999]

References

CHR1999: Christie's, New York (29 Nov 1999, Sale 9286, Lot 268)
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
EAGLE1918: Brooklyn Daily Eagle (1 Dec 1918, p. 5)
NYDS1918: New York Daily Star (27 Nov 1918, p. 6)
NYH1918: New York Herald (1 Dec 1918, first section, part one, p. 12)
PHOTO: Photo of item
SIGNATURE: Signature on item
TIFF1886: Announcement in American Architect and Building News, Tiffany Glass Company (6 Feb 1886)
TIFF1893: Chicago Exposition booklet, Tiffany Glass & Decorating Company (1893)
TIFF1897: A List of Windows: And Extracts from Letters & Newspapers, Tiffany Glass & Decorating Company (1897)
TIFF1910: A Partial List of Tiffany Windows, Tiffany Studios (1910)
WEB: Some general webpage, e.g. for deducing biographical or genealogical information

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