Crucifixion with the Virgin Mary and St John

  Crucifixion with the Virgin Mary and St John

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1865

Five-light window with Mary and John at either side of the crucified Christ in the central three lights.

technique: stained glass

designer: John Pollard Seddon
firm/studio: Clayton & Bell

Christ College Chapel, Brecon, Powys
east wall of the chancel

An unusual work for the time by Clayton & Bell, using much clear and pale glass to allow light into the church.




 

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Further reading

Martin Harrison, Victorian Stained Glass (London: 1980), plate 16.

References

Robert Scourfield and Richard Haslam, The Buildings of Wales: Powys (New Haven/London: Yale University Press, 2013), p. 442.




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