The Ascension

  The Ascension

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1872

Large window depicting Christ ascending in clouds with the disciples and Mary below. A city scene is included behind. Decorative border including, below, a horned green man and fruits.

technique: stained glass
size: 200 cm (width)
firm/studio: Holland & Holt

Church of St Peter Ad Vincula, Pennal, Gwynedd
east wall of the chancel

Signed 'Holland & Holt Stained Glass Works Warwick'.

Text from the Beatitudes below: 'Blessed are the pure in heart for they shall see God' (Matthew 5:8).

Given in memory of William Hodson Lloyd (died 1871 aged 29) by his wife Rosamund.





 

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References

Richard Haslam, Julian Orbach and Adam Voelcker, The Buildings of Wales: Gwynedd (New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 2009), p. 681.




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