St Michael Overcoming Satan

  St Michael Overcoming Satan

© National Library of Wales, photo Mark Davey / Estate of John Petts

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Cartoon for a two-light window with the figure of Michael holding a sword as the figure of Lucifer falls below.

medium: pen;watercolour on paper
technique: drawing, painting

artist: John Petts
Copyright: Estate of John Petts

National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion

Signed John Petts. The design was for All Saints Church, Penarth.

Text: 'In memory of Montague Charles Thomas'.


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Further reading

Alison Smith, 'Light, Colour and the Bible: The Stained Glass Windows of John Petts (1914-91)' in Biblical Art from Wales (Sheffield: Sheffield Phoenix Press, 2010), pp. 231-2.

View this object on the Stained Glass in Wales Catalogue

© National Library of Wales, photo Mark Davey / Estate of John Petts

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