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Archbishop John Williams
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  Archbishop John Williams    from    Portrait Busts

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1620s

Three small panels set into a single light window, depicting Charles I, James I and Archbishop John Williams. There are also some complete and partial diamond shaped quarries set above.

size: 16 x 10 cm

Church of Corpus Christi, Tremeirchion, Denbighshire
south wall of the nave

The portrait, or its source, probably dates form the time Williams was the Keeper of the Great Seal, an appointment that he lost in 1625.


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

 

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Further reading

Martin Crampin, Stained Glass from Welsh Churches (Talybont: Y Lolfa, 2014), p. 66.

Mostyn Lewis, Stained Glass in North Wales up to 1850 (Altrincham: John Sherratt and Son Ltd, 1970), p. 94.

References

Painton Cowen, A Guide to Stained Glass in Britain (London: Michael Joseph, 1985), p. 221.


 

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Martin Crampin (ed.), Stained Glass in Wales Catalogue, University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh and Celtic Studies, Aberystwyth, 2011.
https://stainedglass.delweddau.cymru/object/3792 (accessed 17 April 2024)


 

  Archbishop John Williams    from    Portrait Busts

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