The Benedicite

  The Benedicite

Photo © Martin Crampin, Imaging the Bible in Wales

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about 1938
Single-light window with a male figure (perhaps Joseph) kneeling before Mary and the Christ-child on her lap, an angel below and a scene with a girl and a horse in a wooded landscape. Many further details of birds and flowers.

technique: stained glass

artist: Margaret Agnes Rope

Church of Our Lady, Llandovery, Carmarthenshire
north wall

Given in memory of Herbert and Teresa Vaughan, the nephew and niece of the artist, both of whom died in childhood and are depicted in the window.


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Further reading

Martin Crampin, Stained Glass from Welsh Churches (Talybont: Y Lolfa, 2014), p. 237.

John Morgan-Guy, 'Biblical Art from Wales: Setting the Scene' (Sheffield: Sheffield Phoenix Press, 2010), p. 34.

Arthur Rope, Margaret Rope of Shrewsbury: Stained-Glass Artist in the Arts & Crafts movement (Privately Published, 2016), p. 39.

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  The Benedicite

Photo © Martin Crampin, Imaging the Bible in Wales

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