Stained Glass in Wales | Gwydr Lliw yng Nghymru

The Crucifixion

  The Crucifixion

Photo © Martin Crampin, Imaging the Bible in Wales

larger image

1870 and 1875

Five-light window with the Crucified Christ in front of a mandorla. Mary Magdalene at his feet, Mary and John, Longinus and other disciples/followers in attendance.


firm/studio: Bell & Almond

Church of St Peter, Lampeter, Ceredigion
east wall of the chancel (window number: I)

The glass in the upper, and perhaps the lower, parts of the window were installed in 1870 in time for the opening of the church, and were executed by Bell & Almond. The pictorial scenes were added in 1875, probably also by the firm. If so, this represents the largest known work by the partnership in Wales.




 
Record added by Martin Crampin. Last updated on 01-05-2018

 

For other views of this work click on the image(s) below:

The CrucifixionTracery lights: The Crucifixion

This work is indexed under the following main subject(s):
for other works containing these subjects please click on the links.

Show more subjects

Click here for other works at this site
Click here for other works connected to Bell & Almond

Further reading

Martin Crampin and John Hammond, Stained Glass at the Church of St Peter, Lampeter (Aberystwyth: Sulien, 2017), pp. 8-10.

References

Martin Crampin, Stained Glass from Welsh Churches (Talybont: Y Lolfa, 2014), p. 116.

Thomas Lloyd, Julian Orbach and Robert Scourfield, The Buildings of Wales: Carmarthenshire and Ceredigion (London: Yale University Press, 2006), p. 480.

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


 

Click to show suggested citation for this record
Martin Crampin (ed.), Stained Glass in Wales Catalogue, University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh and Celtic Studies, Aberystwyth, 2018.
http://stainedglass.llgc.org.uk/object/362 (accessed 8 December 2019)



View this object on the Imaging the Bible in Wales database

 

  The Crucifixion

Photo © Martin Crampin, Imaging the Bible in Wales



 
National Library of Wales - project partnerUniversity of Wales, Trinity Saint David - project partnerCentre for Advanced Welsh and Celtic Studies
Database © 2011-2019 University of Wales. Individual images are credited with individual copyright owners. All material on this website is protected by copyright law and users are reminded to respect the rights of copyright holders represented on the database.

Database and software developed by Technoleg Taliesin Cyf. © 2011-2019