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Isaiah, David and John the Baptist
from Figures from the Bible and Saints

  Isaiah, David and John the Baptist    from    Figures from the Bible and Saints

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The sanctuary windows comprise five three-light windows with standing figures. The figures, from left to right, are Noah, Abraham with Isaac, Moses, Isaiah, David, John the Baptist, Christ flanked by Mary and John, Mary Magdalene, Peter, Stephen, and the Welsh saints Llure, David and Afan. The windows also include family heraldry and inscriptions below, and the instruments of the Passion above. Isaiah stands holding a book, David plays the harp, while John holds a cross, pointing above. Family heraldry below, with inscription surrounded by leaves and fruit decoration, and shields above with the crown of thorns and three nails.

size: 35 cm (width of each light)
firm/studio: C.E. Kempe

Church of All Saints, Newbridge-on-Wye
north wall of the sanctuary apse (window number: nII)

Given in memory of the Venables family.




 
Record added by Martin Crampin. Last updated on 30-05-2018

 

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Further reading

Martin Crampin, Stained Glass from Welsh Churches (Talybont: Y Lolfa, 2014), p. 134.

Robert Scourfield and Richard Haslam, The Buildings of Wales: Powys (New Haven/London: Yale University Press, 2013), p. 378.

References

Martin Crampin, Stained Glass from Welsh Churches (Talybont: Y Lolfa, 2014), p. 134.


 

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Martin Crampin (ed.), Stained Glass in Wales Catalogue, University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh and Celtic Studies, Aberystwyth, 2018.
http://stainedglass.llgc.org.uk/object/4952 (accessed 6 December 2019)



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