The Adoration of the Magi with the Annunciation and the Visitation

  The Adoration of the Magi with the Annunciation and the Visitation

Photo © Martin Crampin, Imaging the Bible in Wales

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about 1920

Hinged reredos with the Magi and the Virgin and Child flanked by roundels of St Michael fighting a many-headed dragon and St George on horseback fighting a dragon. Roundels depicting the Annunciation and Visitation on the wings with heraldry.

medium: wood
technique: carved, painted, gilt

designer: Ninian Comper

Church of St John the Baptist, Cardiff
Chapel of the Order of St John

Given in memory of Lord Kitchener (died 1916).




 

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References

John Newman, The Buildings of Wales: Glamorgan (London/Cardiff: 1995), p. 190.

W. H. John, The Parish Church of Cardiff: St John the Baptist (Much Wenlock: RJL Smith & Associates, 1992).




Photo © Martin Crampin, Imaging the Bible in Wales


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