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St Cecilia with St Anna Teaching the Virgin Mary to Read

  St Cecilia with St Anna Teaching the Virgin Mary to Read

Photo © Martin Crampin, Imaging the Bible in Wales

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1921

Single-light window with two angels holding text. Panel below; Christ with grouped figures - nurse, naval officer etc. with two kneeling.


firm/studio: Burlison & Grylls

Church of St Mary, Fishguard, Pembrokeshire
north wall of chancel

Texts: 'Her children arise up and call her blessed' (Proverbs 31:28); 'Come unto me all ye that travail and are heavy laden and I will give you rest' (Matthew 11:28).

Given in memory of Cecil Jones RWF and Evan Jones RN, the sons of Sir Evan Davies Jones Bt., killed 1918, and of their mother Cecilia, died 1913.


For the group in the bottom panel compare the work of Nicholas Evans in his Entombed - With Jesus in the Midst.



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

 

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Further reading

Martin Crampin, Stained Glass from Welsh Churches (Talybont: Y Lolfa, 2014), p. 198.

References

Thomas Lloyd, Julian Orbach and Robert Scourfield, The Buildings of Wales: Pembrokeshire (New Haven/London: Yale University Press, 2004), p. 186.

Painton Cowen, A Guide to Stained Glass in Britain (London: Michael Joseph, 1985), p. 222.


 

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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/255 (accessed 5 December 2019)



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  St Cecilia with St Anna Teaching the Virgin Mary to Read

Photo © Martin Crampin, Imaging the Bible in Wales



 
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