Virgin and Child with St Illtud

  Virgin and Child with St Illtud

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

larger image

1949

Two-light window with standing figure of Mary holding the Christ-child, and Illtud, with hawk and spear. Upper pentafoil contains dove of the Holy Spirit within crown of thorns and vine leaves.

technique: stained glass

firm/studio: Powell & Sons (Whitefriars) Ltd.

Church of St Mary, Burry Port, Carmarthenshire
south wall of the south aisle

Text: 'Greater love hath no man than this that a man lay down his life for his friends' (John 15:13).

Given in memory of the men from Burry Port who gave their lives in the Second World War.





 

For other views of this work click on the image(s) below:

Virgin and Child: Virgin and Child with St IlltudSt Illtyd: Virgin and Child with St Illtud

This artwork is indexed under the following main subject(s):
for other works containing these subjects please click on the links.

Show more subjects

Click here for other artworks at this site
Click here for other works connected to James Powell & Sons

References

Thomas Lloyd, Julian Orbach and Robert Scourfield, The Buildings of Wales: Carmarthenshire and Ceredigion (London: Yale University Press, 2006), p. 124.




View this object on the Stained Glass in Wales Catalogue


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


Arts & Humanities Research Council - project sponsorsNational Library of Wales - project partnerUniversity of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh and Celtic Studies - project partnerUniversity of Wales Trinity Saint David - project organiser

This database and its contents are copyright © 2008-2019 by University of Wales Trinity Saint David, unless otherwise noted. Copyright information

Database, software and website development by Technoleg Taliesin Cyf. © 2008-2019