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Christ with Mary and Martha

  Christ with Mary and Martha

Photo © Martin Crampin

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probably 1890s

Two-light window. In the left-hand light Mary Magdalene kneels at Christ's feet while Martha prepares food in the background. In the right-hand light Martha kneels before him at the gate of Bethany, with Mary shown in a house behind, grieving for Lazarus.

size: 38 cm (width of each light)
firm/studio: John Hardman & Co.

Church of St Michael, Llanfihangel Tal-y-llyn, Powys
north wall of the nave

The window was given by Joseph Denston Perrott, in memory of his wife Mary, who died in 1892, but is perhaps more likely to have been installed at the time of, or after, the east window in 1895.




 
Record added by Martin Crampin. Last updated on 08-12-2015

 

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References

Robert Scourfield and Richard Haslam, The Buildings of Wales: Powys (New Haven/London: Yale University Press, 2013), p. 513.


 

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Martin Crampin (ed.), Stained Glass in Wales Catalogue, University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh and Celtic Studies, Aberystwyth, 2015.
http://stainedglass.llgc.org.uk/object/4631 (accessed 27 September 2021)



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  Christ with Mary and Martha

Photo © Martin Crampin



 
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