St. Peter’s IL

Overview

2 garden windows: 40′ x 20′
Leaded beveled and antique glass with painted and stained wheat imagery and sandblasted celestial patterns.

1 entry window: 8′ x 8′
Leaded beveled and antique glass with two painted superimposed images of Christ. The crucified figure, painted in black, is seen during the day, while the resurrected figure, painted in white, is seen at night.

2 transept windows: 5′ x 18′
Leaded flashed red glass with sandblasted images of angels representing those that freed St. Peter from prison.

8 sanctuary windows: 5′ x 12′
Painted images of the four evangelists and four women saints.

54 clerestory windows: 2’6″ x 2’6″
Leaded beveled and antique glass organized in a color progression from cool to warm colors.

Narthex screen wall: 60′ x 6′
Laminated beveled glass on plate glass painted with Fired Ceramic Frit.

Date

1994

Features
  • Materials: leaded, sandblasted, hand painted, fired ceramic frit
  • Glass design: Kenneth F. von Roenn, Jr.
  • Architect: Prisco & Duffy Architects
  • Geneva, IL