Posted by MadScientist (Düsseldorf, Germany) on 4 September 2010 in Art & Design and Portfolio.
Another beautiful window in Notre-Dame du Finistère, made by de Pluys and Berns between 1853 and 1870.
My (old) coffee-table book of selected postings.
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Exquisite! Both the window -as a work of art - and your shot of it! Colours, clarity, focus....THRILLING! (Only I wish I knew the story about what's going on here.)
4 Sep 2010 7:05am
@Japanalia: This is a procession in honour of the virgin Mary, probably remembering of the church's consecration.
Difficult to think if I've ever seen a better rendition of stained glass. The colours, contrast, and clarity are quite stunning.
4 Sep 2010 9:24am
@Curly: Thanks a lot, Curly! You'll like my Prague pictures, too. Lots of stained glass there.
Perfect framing. I restate what Curly wrote.
4 Sep 2010 10:51am
@António Pires: Thanks, António!
this is just wonderful!
4 Sep 2010 1:41pm
@B.Held: Glad you like it!
top quality detail & exposure MS!
4 Sep 2010 5:42pm
@Ted: Many thanks, Ted!
There y'go again . . these are the best stained glass presentations I know of next to going there ! I have a feeling they are better than the originals.
4 Sep 2010 7:27pm
@Ronnie 2¢: Wait until you see the ones from Prague. You will like them. :-)
The detail is astonishing as usual, your work is the best of its kind.
4 Sep 2010 9:23pm
@Phil Morris: Ha, this would be great, but I'm still dabbling.
Good job getting this shot.
6 Sep 2010 9:23pm
@Twelvebit: To be continued...
I am the great, great, granddaughter of JF Pluys. He is the gentleman with the beard in the lower left hand corner of the window. I have a copy of his obituary, "De Belgische Illustratie" dated Jaan 1873 , a catalogue his works and that of his son Leopold.
21 Apr 2014 11:23am
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