The Risen Christ with the Virgin Mary, St John the Baptist and Saints

  The Risen Christ with the Virgin Mary, St John the Baptist and Saints

© University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh and Celtic Studies, photo Martin Crampin

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1929

Nine-light window with standing robed figure of Christ making a blessing and holding an open book. He is flanked by the kneeling figures of Mary holding lilies and John the Baptist holding a cross, and below the three women stand either side of the Angel of the Resurrection at the empty tomb. In the outer lights are saints representing each of the Welsh cathedrals Peter and Paul (Llandaff), Asaph, John (Brecon), David, Deiniol (Bangor) and Woolos (Gwynllyw: Newport). Diocesan heraldry below. Radiating from Christ's feet and extending into the other lights is a vine.

technique: stained glass

firm/studio: Powell & Sons (Whitefriars) Ltd
designer: James Hogan
artist: A. F. Erridge

Church of All Saints, Oystermouth, Swansea
east wall of the chancel





 

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Further reading

Martin Crampin, Stained Glass from Welsh Churches (Talybont: Y Lolfa, 2014), p. 219.

References

John Newman, The Buildings of Wales: Glamorgan (London/Cardiff: 1995), p. 484.




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© University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh and Celtic Studies, photo Martin Crampin


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