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The Crucifixion with St Paul and St Luke

  The Crucifixion with St Paul and St Luke

Photo © Martin Crampin

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1909

Three-light window with the crucified Christ between standing figures of Paul, holding a sword and book, and Luke holding an open book. Three figures of prophets below.


firm/studio: C.E. Kempe & Co Ltd

Church of St Peter, Pwllheli, Gwynedd
east wall of the north aisle

Text with Paul: 'Christ is the head of the church: and He is the Saviour of the body' (Ephesians 5:23). Text with Luke: 'Jesus spake unto the people of the kingdom of God, and healed them that had need of healing (Luke 9:11). Texts held by prophets below: 'He is brought as a lamb to the slaughter' (Isaiah 53:7); 'They pierced my hands and my feet' (Psalm 22:16); 'I was wounded in the house of my friends' (Zechariah 13:6).

Dedication: 'Erected to the glory of God by the children of the late Hugh Hunter Hughes of Penmaen and Elizabeth his wife A.D. 1909'.





 
Record added by Martin Crampin. Last updated on 26-07-2012

 

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References

Philip Collins, The Corpus of Kempe Stained Glass in the UK and Ireland (Kempe Trust, 2000), p. 323.

Richard Haslam, Julian Orbach and Adam Voelcker, The Buildings of Wales: Gwynedd (New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 2009), p. 505.


 

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Martin Crampin (ed.), Stained Glass in Wales Catalogue, University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh and Celtic Studies, Aberystwyth, 2012.
http://stainedglass.llgc.org.uk/object/1260 (accessed 29 March 2020)



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  The Crucifixion with St Paul and St Luke

Photo © Martin Crampin



 
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