Vitraux Église Saint-Martin de Lamballe, France
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sara et gege
N 48° 28.389 W 002° 31.109
30U E 535588 N 5369003
Quick Description: a very beautiful church a little behind the city center. une tres belle eglise un peu en retrait du centre ville.
Location: Bretagne, France
Date Posted: 9/12/2020 9:55:20 AM
Waymark Code: WM134A3
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine
Views: 2

Long Description:
En Wikipedia source:
Two large windows adorn the choir and the south chapel:

to the north, delivery of the charter of foundation of the priory by Count Geoffroy Bothorel to the monks of Marmoutiers (on the left), Saint Martin (on the right). Stained glass window signed Laigneau 1892.
to the south, Saint-Alexandre, Sacred Heart of Jesus, Sainte-Anne, Saint-Génefort. Stained glass window dated 1891.

The south side is adorned with a stained glass window representing Saint-Alexis and a stained glass window representing Joan of Arc as a shepherdess praying to Saint-Michael whose voice she hears.

The low north side is lit by a stained glass window of the Sacred Heart appearing to Saint Marguerite Alacoque.

The back of the church has a stained glass window of the baptism of Christ and a more recent stained glass window of Saint-Martin. Realization of Hubert de Sainte-Marie (1923-1991) by Quintin.

Fr source Wikipedia :
Deux grandes verrières ornent le chœur et la chapelle sud :

au nord, remise de la charte de fondation du prieuré par le comte Geoffroy Bothorel aux moines de Marmoutiers (à gauche), Saint Martin (à droite). Vitrail signé Laigneau 1892.
au sud, Saint-Alexandre, Sacré-coeur de Jésus, Sainte-Anne, Saint-Génefort. Vitrail daté de 1891.

Le bas côté sud est orné d'un vitrail représentant Saint-Alexis et d'un vitrail représentant Jeanne d'Arc en bergère priant Saint-Michel dont elle entend la voix.

Le bas côté nord est éclairé par une vitrail du Sacré-Coeur apparaissant à Sainte Marguerite Alacoque.

Le fond de l'église comporte un vitrail du baptême du Christ et un vitrail plus récent de Saint-Martin. Réalisation de Hubert de Sainte-Marie (1923-1991) de Quintin.

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Type of building where window is located: Church

Address:
2 rue des moulins
Lamballe, Bretagne France
22400


Admission Charge: 0.00 (listed in local currency)

Days of Operation: tous les jours

Hours of Operation: From: 9:00 AM To: 6:00 PM

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