RENAISSANCE GLASS PAINTER, French
(active 1510s)

St Catherine of Alexandria

1510s
Stained glass window
Notre-Dame-la-Riche, Tours

Cardinal Guillaume Briçonnet financed the reconstruction and decoration of the church Saint-Saturnin in Tours The stained glass windows illustrated scenes from the lives of St Catherine and the Apostle Thomas. Dismantled during the Revolution, the windows were later partly reinstalled in Notre-Dame-la-Riche.