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The Risen Christ

  The Risen Christ

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1924

Two-light window with the standing figure of the risen Christ in the right-hand light and the seated angel of the resurrection in the left-hand light. Richly decorated foreground with flowers and birds, and above the angel a landscape depicting a city and the three empty crosses, with two women approaching to anoint the body.


artist: A. J. Davies

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

Text: 'I am He that liveth and was dead, and behold I am alive for evermore Amen: and have the keys of hell & death'. (Revelation 1:18)

Dedication: 'Erected to the Glory of God, and in memory of Major C.R.W. Tottenham, M.A., D.L., J.P., B. 1845, D. 1923. Churchwarden 1887-1923, by members of this Church, Tenants and other friends'.





 
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Further reading

Martin Crampin, Stained Glass from Welsh Churches (Talybont: Y Lolfa, 2014), p. 187.

References

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

Roy Albutt, Stained Glass Window Makers of Birmingham School of Art (Pershore: 2013), p. 77.


 

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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/4157 (accessed 20 October 2021)



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