Virgin Mary

  Virgin Mary

Photo © Martin Crampin, Imaging the Bible in Wales

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about 1860-1920
Panel showing the Virgin standing with child angels at her feet. Floriate border with blue surround.

support: on textile
size: 60 x 40 cm [approx]

Church of St Michael, Abertillery, Blaenau Gwent
sanctuary


A painted banner (see also that of St Michael in this church) in the Anglo-Catholic tradition. This image of Mary of the Immaculate Conception is a reproduction of a painting by Murillo.



 

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Further reading

Sarah Boss, 'Biblical images of Mary in the visual tradition of Wales' (London: SPCK, 2008), pp. 169-70.




  Virgin Mary

Photo © Martin Crampin, Imaging the Bible in Wales


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