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Scenes from the Life of Christ with Apostles and Archangels

  Scenes from the Life of Christ with Apostles and Archangels

Photo © Martin Crampin

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1960

Five-light window with five scenes below standing figures of the twelve apostles and four archangels: the Adoration of the Magi; Christ with the doctors of the law in the temple; standing figure of the resurrected Christ with banner and the dove of the Holy Spirit descending; Christ on the cross between Mary and John, Mary Magdalene below and two soldiers behind; angel at the empty tomb addressing the three women.


firm/studio: Celtic Studios
designer: Howard Martin

Church of St Mary, Kidwelly, Carmarthenshire
west wall of the nave

Signed with the mark of the firm.




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

 

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Further reading

Maurice Broady, A Vision Fulfilled: The story of Celtic Studios and Swansea's architectural glass tradition (Swansea: West Glamorgan Archive Service, 2010), pp. 53–5, 110.

Maurice Broady, 'Stained Glass Design in Wales' in Transactions of the Honourable Society of Cymmrodorion, vol. 6 (new series) (2000), 157.

References

Thomas Lloyd, Julian Orbach and Robert Scourfield, The Buildings of Wales: Carmarthenshire and Ceredigion (London: Yale University Press, 2006), p. 215.


 

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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/2264 (accessed 26 February 2020)



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  Scenes from the Life of Christ with Apostles and Archangels

Photo © Martin Crampin



 
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