Stained Glass in Wales | Gwydr Lliw yng Nghymru

St Francis

  St Francis

© National Library of Wales, photo Mark Davey / Estate of John Petts

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1978

Cartoon for a two-light window. Dancing figure of Francis with birds and animals, and rays of the sun descending from an upper quartrefoil. Birds are most prominent throughout the design, but a large hare is depicted, and fish in the river, while small butterflies punctuate the image.


artist: John Petts
Copyright: Estate of John Petts

National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion
PE4405

Text: '"Brothers, praise God who created you". A thanksgiving by Margaret Griffiths'

The window was made for the Church of All Saints, Penarth.





 
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Martin Crampin (ed.), Stained Glass in Wales Catalogue, University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh and Celtic Studies, Aberystwyth, 2011.
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  St Francis

© National Library of Wales, photo Mark Davey / Estate of John Petts



 
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