The Transfiguration

  The Transfiguration

Photo © Martin Crampin, Imaging the Bible in Wales

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1884

A five-light window depicting Christ with Moses, Elijah and three apostles surrounded by musical angels. Above a rainbow, the hand of God points down with angels holding the text 'This is my beloved Son. Hear Him.'

technique: stained glass

designer: John Pollard Seddon
firm/studio: S. Belham & Co.
designer: Frederic Shields

Church of St Padarn, Llanbadarn Fawr, Ceredigion
east wall of the chancel

Designed by J.P. Seddon with the assistance of the painter Frederic James Shields. Painted by H.G. Murray. The window was installed by Roderick Williams, according to a report in the local newspaper, the Cambrian News (May 1884).




 

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The TransfigurationThe TransfigurationFigure of Christ: The TransfigurationFigure of Moses with the Ten Commandments: The TransfigurationFigure of Elijah: The TransfigurationThe Hand of God with Angels above the Rainbow: The TransfigurationAngels and the Symbols of the Four Evangelists: The TransfigurationAngels with Books and the Symbols of Ss Matthew and Mark: The TransfigurationAngels with Books and the Symbols of Ss Luke and John: The TransfigurationMusical Angels: The TransfigurationMusical Angels: The Transfiguration

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Further reading

Thomas Lloyd, Julian Orbach and Robert Scourfield, The Buildings of Wales: Carmarthenshire and Ceredigion (London: Yale University Press, 2006), p. 496.

References

Martin Crampin, Stained Glass from Welsh Churches (Talybont: Y Lolfa, 2014), p. 138.




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Photo © Martin Crampin, Imaging the Bible in Wales


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