The Ascension

  The Ascension

Photo © Martin Crampin, Imaging the Bible in Wales

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about 1860

Single-light window.

technique: stained glass


Church of St Mary, Dolgellau, Gwynedd
sanctuary apse


Companion piece to the Adoration of the Magi window, but less effective. Eleven apostles, with the Blessed Virgin and - rather more unusually - Mary Magdalene. Memorial to Richard Richards (1787-1860) of Caerynwch, MP for Merionethshire 1836-52.



 

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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. 586.




View this object on the Stained Glass in Wales Catalogue


Photo © Martin Crampin, Imaging the Bible in Wales


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