Westminster Abbey Queen's Window by David Hockney revealed

Westminster Abbey Queen's Window by David Hockney revealed
 

A David Hockney-designed stained glass window celebrating the Queen's reign has been revealed at Westminster Abbey.
The Queen's Window in the north transept replaces one of the building's few remaining clear windows.
Hockney, who created the design on his iPad, said the hawthorn blossom scene is set in Yorkshire.
Westminster Abbey said the result "reflects the Queen as a countrywoman and her widespread delight in, and yearning for, the countryside".
Hockney said: "The iPad is back-lit like a window, it's a natural thing to use."
"I learnt something about glass. It... read more

 
26 September 2018 in Art & Culture, Views: 49
Source: BBC
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