Virgin and Child

  Virgin and Child

Photo © Martin Crampin, Imaging the Bible in Wales

Shows most of the figure.

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about 1974

medium: wood
technique: carved

Church of Our Lady Queen of Peace, Newcastle Emlyn, Carmarthenshire
small altar off entrance hall

Installed in 1974. Hand-carved in Austria and commissioned and donated by an anonymous benefactor.


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Further reading

Church Guide.

Sarah Boss, 'Biblical images of Mary in the visual tradition of Wales' in Imaging the Bible: An Introduction to Biblical Art (London: SPCK, 2008), pp. 180-1.

Photo © Martin Crampin, Imaging the Bible in Wales

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