Stained Glass in Wales | Gwydr Lliw yng Nghymru

Simeon Holding the Infant Christ

  Simeon Holding the Infant Christ

Photo © Martin Crampin

larger image

about 1957

Single-light window. Standing figure of Simeon holding the Christ-child, a lamp above and a small roundel of a pair of doves below.


firm/studio: G. Maile & Son
designer: Arthur Walker

Church of All Saints, Penarth, Vale of Glamorgan
west wall of the south aisle

Text: 'Simeon taketh the Holy Child in his arms.'

Given in memory of Edwin Rowland Payne and his wife Amelia, presumably replacing the window made by Harry Clarke between the wars.


The two doves represent the offering made by Mary and Joseph at the temple.



 
Record added by Martin Crampin. Last updated on 07-10-2016

 

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

Simeon Holding the Infant Christ

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


Click here for other works at this site
Click here for other works connected to G. Maile & Son
Click here for other works connected to Arthur Walker
 

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, 2016.
http://stainedglass.llgc.org.uk/object/4822 (accessed 23 September 2021)



View this object on the Imaging the Bible in Wales database

 

  Simeon Holding the Infant Christ

Photo © Martin Crampin



 
National Library of Wales - project partnerUniversity of Wales, Trinity Saint David - project partnerCentre for Advanced Welsh and Celtic Studies
Database © 2011-2021 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. © 2011-2021