Christ in the House of Martha and Mary
about 1857Three-light window. Christ is depicted addressing Martha, with Mary at his feet, flanked by angels in the outer lights. St Michael is shown slaying the dragon in a roundel above.
size: 35 cm (width of each light) [approx]firm/studio: Heaton & ButlerChurch of St Michael, Michaelston-super-Ely
east wall of the chancelAngels hold the text: 'Mary hath chosen that good part which shall not be taken away from her' (Luke 10:42).
Given in memory of Mary Lewis (1814-56).An early work by the firm, the window demonstrates their work prior to the arrival of the designer Robert Bayne. The firm of Heaton, Butler & Bayne carried on until the early 1950s.
Record added by Martin Crampin. Last updated on 10-12-2012
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Martin Crampin (ed.), Stained Glass in Wales Catalogue, University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh and Celtic Studies, Aberystwyth, 2012. View this object on the Imaging the Bible in Wales database
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