Resurrection; Ascension

William Wailes (1808-1881)


St Matthias

Friars Stile Road, Richmond

This is the last (furthest right) window in the apse. The brilliant blue background of the main scenes accentuates their drama, as does the lively amazement of the crowds beneath, including those in the small scenes below.

Photograph by John Salmon.

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