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Virgin and Child with St Elizabeth, St John the Baptist and Zacharias

  Virgin and Child with St Elizabeth, St John the Baptist and Zacharias

Photo © Martin Crampin, Imaging the Bible in Wales

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about 1910

Three-light window. Central light depicts the Virgin and Child who raises his hand in blessing. The left-hand light depicts Elizabeth with her infant son, John the Baptist, who looks up adoringly at the Christ-child. Zacharias, the father of John the Baptist, is depicted in the right-hand light in the robes of his priestly office.

size: 180 cm (width) [approx]
artist: Thomas Erat Harrison

Church of St John the Baptist, Newport
east wall of the south aisle (Lady Chapel)

Given in memory of Maud Elizabeth Manville, the second daughter of Colonel and Mrs Wallis, by her brothers and sisters.




 
Record added by Martin Crampin, Additional contribution by John Morgan-Guy. Last updated on 14-12-2011

 

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Further reading

Donald Curtis, The Stained Glass of the parish church of St. John the Baptist, Newport, Monmouthshire (1957), p.6.

References

John Newman, The Buildings of Wales: Gwent/Monmouthshire (London/Cardiff: 2000), p. 429.


 

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Martin Crampin (ed.), Stained Glass in Wales Catalogue, University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh and Celtic Studies, Aberystwyth, 2011. (with a contribution by John Morgan-Guy)
http://stainedglass.llgc.org.uk/object/523 (accessed 6 December 2021)



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  Virgin and Child with St Elizabeth, St John the Baptist and Zacharias

Photo © Martin Crampin, Imaging the Bible in Wales



 
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