Christ with Children

  Christ with Children

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1893

Three-light window with the outer lights mainly of quarries, some of which are medieval, with a few other medieval fragments. The central light depicts the seated figure of Christ with three children, and further quarries above and below.

technique: stained glass

firm/studio: James Powell & Sons
designer: Christopher Whall

Church of St Cynfarch and St Mary, Llanfair Dyffryn Clwyd, Denbighshire
south wall

Text: 'He shall gather the Lambs with His arm' (Isaiah 40:11).

Dedication: 'To the memory of Helen Louisa Gertrude infant daughter of Basil M. Jones MA Vicar of this parish and Emily his wife June 13 1890.'

Despite the date given in the window, the Buildings of Wales: Clwyd gives a date of 1893.





 

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Further reading

Mostyn Lewis, Stained Glass in North Wales up to 1850 (Altrincham: John Sherratt and Son Ltd, 1970), p. 61.

References

Edward Hubbard, The Buildings of Wales: Clwyd (Harmondsworth/Cardiff: Penguin/University of Wales Press, 1986), p. 206.




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