The Ascension with Christ as the Light of the World and the Good Shepherd

  The Ascension with Christ as the Light of the World and the Good Shepherd

Photo © Martin Crampin

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about 1870

Three-light window with scene of the Ascension at the centre, in which the disciples are crowded blow Christ as he ascends to heaven. Conventional standing figures of Christ in the outer lights.

technique: stained glass
size: 53 cm (width of each light)
firm/studio: Ward & Hughes

Church of St John the Baptist, Clydach, Swansea
east wall of the chancel

The window is from a complete set of windows by Ward & Hughes, the original plain glazing by the firm being replaced by later windows in the following decades.




 

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Further reading

Martin Crampin, Stained Glass from Welsh Churches (Talybont: Y Lolfa, 2014), p. 131.




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