Caroline Miley's book shines new light on Christian Waller's stained glass

By By Sasha Grishin
Updated May 12 2023 - 2:15pm, first published May 6 2023 - 5:30am
The iconography of many of Christian Waller's window panels is encoded with ideas of sacred numerology and mystical colours. Picture supplied
The iconography of many of Christian Waller's window panels is encoded with ideas of sacred numerology and mystical colours. Picture supplied
  • Christian Waller Stained Glass: Towards the Light, by Caroline Miley. Australian Scholarly Publishing, $150

Although Napier Waller is a household name in Australian art and is famous for his monumental murals, mosaics, stained glass and paintings - and, in Canberra, most would be familiar with his mosaics and stained glass for the Hall of Memory at the Australian War Memorial completed in 1958 - his partner Christian Waller has faded from prominence.

Subscribe now for unlimited access.

or signup to continue reading

All articles from our website & app
The digital version of Today's Paper
Breaking news alerts direct to your inbox
Interactive Crosswords, Sudoku and Trivia
All articles from the other in your area

Get the latest Canberra news in your inbox

Sign up for our newsletter to stay up to date.

We care about the protection of your data. Read our Privacy Policy.