Isaiah, David and John the Baptist
from Figures from the Bible and Saints

  Isaiah, David and John the Baptist    from    Figures from the Bible and Saints

Photo © Martin Crampin

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1883

The sanctuary windows comprise five three-light windows with standing figures. The figures, from left to right, are Noah, Abraham with Isaac, Moses, Isaiah, David, John the Baptist, Christ flanked by Mary and John, Mary Magdalene, Peter, Stephen, and the Welsh saints Llure, David and Afan. The windows also include family heraldry and inscriptions below, and the instruments of the Passion above. Isaiah stands holding a book, David plays the harp, while John holds a cross, pointing above. Family heraldry below, with inscription surrounded by leaves and fruit decoration, and shields above with the crown of thorns and three nails.

technique: stained glass
size: 35 cm (width of each light)
firm/studio: C.E. Kempe

Church of All Saints, Newbridge-on-Wye
north wall of the sanctuary apse

Given in memory of the Venables family.




 

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Isaiah: Isaiah, David and John the BaptistKing David: Isaiah, David and John the BaptistSt John the Baptist: Isaiah, David and John the BaptistFigures from the Bible and Saints

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  Noah, Abraham and Moses    from    Figures from the Bible and Saints   Christ with the Virgin Mary and St John    from    Figures from the Bible and Saints   St Mary Magdalene, St Peter and St Stephen    from    Figures from the Bible and Saints   St Llyr, St David and St Afan    from    Figures from the Bible and Saints

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Further reading

Martin Crampin, Stained Glass from Welsh Churches (Talybont: Y Lolfa, 2014), p. 134.

Robert Scourfield and Richard Haslam, The Buildings of Wales: Powys (New Haven/London: Yale University Press, 2013), p. 378.

References

Martin Crampin, Stained Glass from Welsh Churches (Talybont: Y Lolfa, 2014), p. 134.




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