The Four Evangelists

  The Four Evangelists

Photo © Martin Crampin, Imaging the Bible in Wales

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about 1865-1870

Standing figures of the four evangelists painted with their symbols at their feet in niches on the front of the carved altar.

medium: oil on oak
technique: painted
size: 55 cm (height of painted panel) [approx]

Church of St Madoc, Llanmadoc, Swansea

Painted on panels inset into recesses in the altar carved by Revd J. D. Davies, rector of the parish.


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Further reading

F. G. Cowley, 'Revd John David Davies: Anglo-Catholic Pioneer, Woodcarver and Local Antiquary' in Morgannwg, vol. XXXVII (1994), 25-7.

Photo © Martin Crampin, Imaging the Bible in Wales

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