Adventures in Light and Color
Place Published: London
Publisher: George G. Harrap & Company
Date Published: 1937
Edition: First UK edition
Book Id: 17195
428pp. Quarto [31 cm] Original black cloth with the title gilt stamped on the backstrip. Near fine. Minor rubbing to boards. Name in ink on the front free endsheet. This is the quintessential work on the art of stained glass. Contains dozens of color tipped in plates. Connick was a master artist and designer of stained glass, and was commissioned to make hundreds of windows for churches, chapels and other public buildings.
"Beauty can preach as very few men with bundles of words can preach. I want to make beautiful interiors for both churches and souls. I want people to hear my windows singing." - Charles J. Connick