Pietá
detail from Scenes from the Life of the Virgin Mary

  Pietá    detail from    Scenes from the Life of the Virgin Mary

Photo © Martin Crampin

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about 1920
Reredos with the Virgin and Child at the centre, flanked by four panels, hinged for closure, with two tall thin panels at each end. The main scenes are, from left to right, the Annunciation, the Visitation, the Pietá, and the risen Christ appearing to Mary. The tall panel on the left depicts a tall ship, with a badge depicting a castle, and the panel of the right depicts the west front of St Davids Cathedral, with a crosier (incorporating the Agnus Dei), a mitre and the shield of St Davids.

medium: oak
technique: carved

designer: John Coates Carter

Church of St John, Pembroke Dock, Pembrokeshire
east wall of the Lady chapel





 

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Scenes from the Life of the Virgin MaryScenes from the Life of the Virgin MaryThe Annunciation: Scenes from the Life of the Virgin MaryThe Visitation: Scenes from the Life of the Virgin MaryVirgin & Child: Scenes from the Life of the Virgin MaryThe Risen Christ Appearing to his Mother: Scenes from the Life of the Virgin MaryEmblems of the Diocese of St Davids: Scenes from the Life of the Virgin MaryShip and Badge of Pembroke: Scenes from the Life of the Virgin MaryVirgin & Child: Scenes from the Life of the Virgin Mary

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References

Thomas Lloyd, Julian Orbach and Robert Scourfield, The Buildings of Wales: Pembrokeshire (New Haven/London: Yale University Press, 2004), p. 342.




  Pietá    detail from    Scenes from the Life of the Virgin Mary

Photo © Martin Crampin


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