The Story of Joseph. Mosaic triptych, Chapel, Keble College, Oxford, designed by William Butterfield. [Click on image to enlarge it.]

In the central panel, Joseph, his father's favorite, is sold into slavery by his jealous brothers. Joseph's dream appears on the right, and Joseph's merciful revelation of himself to his brothers on the left.

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Photograph, formatting, and text by George P. Landow. [You may use these images without prior permission for any scholarly or educational purpose as long as you (1) credit the photographer and (2) link your document to this URL in a web document or cite the Victorian Web in a print one.]


Thompson, Paul. William Butterfield, Victorian Architect. Cambridge: MIT Press, 1971.

Last modified 26 August 2012