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Christ with St David and St Tydecho

  Christ with St David and St Tydecho

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1864

Three-light window with standing figures. Christ is depicted as the Good Shepherd, holding a staff and a lamb, flanked by David, richly dressed as a bishop in the left-hand light, and Tydecho in the right-hand light with a plain staff and book.


firm/studio: Heaton, Butler & Bayne

Church of St Tydecho, Llanymawddwy, Gwynedd
east wall of the chancel

A relatively early date for the depiction of Welsh saints, the choice no doubt influenced by the interests of the scholar and antiquarian Revd John Williams, who was rector at St Tydecho's in the mid-nineteenth century.




 
Record added by Martin Crampin. Last updated on 14-12-2011

 

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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. 670.


 

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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/1276 (accessed 5 August 2020)



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  Christ with St David and St Tydecho

Photo © Martin Crampin



 
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