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The Ascension

  The Ascension

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1872

Large window depicting Christ ascending in clouds with the disciples and Mary below. A city scene is included behind. Decorative border including, below, a horned green man and fruits.

size: 200 cm (width)
firm/studio: Holland & Holt

Church of St Peter Ad Vincula, Pennal, Gwynedd
east wall of the chancel

Signed 'Holland & Holt Stained Glass Works Warwick'.

Text from the Beatitudes below: 'Blessed are the pure in heart for they shall see God' (Matthew 5:8).

Given in memory of William Hodson Lloyd (died 1871 aged 29) by his wife Rosamund.





 
Record added by Martin Crampin. Last updated on 13-12-2011

 

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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. 681.


 

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Martin Crampin (ed.), Stained Glass in Wales Catalogue, University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh and Celtic Studies, Aberystwyth, 2011.
http://stainedglass.llgc.org.uk/object/3751 (accessed 9 December 2019)



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  The Ascension

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