St Ambrose and St Jerome

  St Ambrose and St Jerome

Photo © Martin Crampin

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Two-light window with standing figures and a scene of the three women at the empty tomb below. The left-hand figure holds a cross and an open book, while the right-hand figure is dressed in red as a cardinal with a lion.

technique: stained glass

firm/studio: C.E. Kempe

Church of St John, Barmouth, Gwynedd
north wall of the sanctuary

The window forms a pair with the adjacent window of the north chancel wall, depicting the four Latin fathers of the church. Ambrose is identified by the two opening words of the Ambrosian hymn, the 'Te Deum'.


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Further reading

Philip Collins, The Corpus of Kempe Stained Glass in the UK and Ireland (Kempe Trust, 2000), p. 330.

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  St Ambrose and St Jerome

Photo © Martin Crampin

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