The Crucifixion with Scenes from the Early Life of Christ

  The Crucifixion with Scenes from the Early Life of Christ

Photo © Martin Crampin, Imaging the Bible in Wales

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1904

Five-light window with Christ on the cross between kneeling figures of Mary and John, and standing male bystanders in the outer lights. Angels at either side of Christ and a further angel below holding the cup of suffering. The scenes below are (left to right): the Annunciation, Nativity, visit of the Magi and Presentation in the Temple. Below the Crucifixion two angels holds the bread and wine of the Eucharist. Further angels above, with the words 'Holy Holy Holy' and holding the alpha and omega.

technique: stained glass

firm/studio: Herbert Davis

Church of St Nicholas and St John, Monkton, Pembrokeshire
east wall of the chancel

Signature in the lower right-hand light.

Erected to commemorate the visit of Edward VII, Queen Alexandra and Princess Victoria, 23 August 1902.





 

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References

Thomas Lloyd, Julian Orbach and Robert Scourfield, The Buildings of Wales: Pembrokeshire (New Haven/London: Yale University Press, 2004), p. 297.

Joyce Little, Stained Glass Marks and Monograms (London: National Association of Decorative and Fine Art Societies, 2002), p. 38.




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Photo © Martin Crampin, Imaging the Bible in Wales


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