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Christ is Anointed at the House of a Pharisee

  Christ is Anointed at the House of a Pharisee

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1938

Two-light window. The seated figure of Christ faces the kneeling Mary Magdalene in the right-hand light, the only other figure being the standing figure of the pharisee.


firm/studio: Pearce & Cutler

Church of St Thomas, Glyndyfrdwy, Denbighshire
west wall of the nave

Signed 'Pearce & Cutler Birmingham'.

Text: 'She hath done what she could' (Mark 14:8). In common with many depictions of the subject, the text does not relate precisely to the scene depicted.

Given in memory of the wife of Ethel Frances Tottenham, who died in 1937.





 
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References

Richard Haslam, Julian Orbach and Adam Voelcker, The Buildings of Wales: Gwynedd (New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 2009), p. 605.


 

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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/4159 (accessed 23 February 2020)



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