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Photo Essay: The Art and Architecture of an Art Deco Muralist

Magnificat Window

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Photo: Copyright : 2009 Hildreth Meière Dunn

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Magnificat Window

Nearly three decades after designing mosaics for the apse of St. Bartholomew's Church, Meière was commissioned to create three south windows in mostly clear glass. The three windows -"Magnificat" (shown here), "Gloria in Excelsis Deo", and "Nunc Dimittis" - depict the man's aspirations as shown in the Bible.

Photo Essay

Photo Essay