St John the Divine

  St John the Divine

Photo © Martin Crampin, Imaging the Bible in Wales. Courtesy: Cardiff Castle (Cardiff Council)

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about 1875
Figure of St John set above the fireplace holding a book with his symbol, the eagle, behind him.

medium: bronze
technique: gilt

patron: John Patrick Crichton-Stuart
artist: Ceccardo Fucigna
firm/studio: J Barkentin

Cardiff Castle, Cardiff
Lord Bute's bedroom

The figure was modelled by Fucigna, and cast by Barkentin.




 

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Further reading

John Newman, The Buildings of Wales: Glamorgan (London/Cardiff: 1995), p. 209.




  St John the Divine

Photo © Martin Crampin, Imaging the Bible in Wales. Courtesy: Cardiff Castle (Cardiff Council)


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