Díseart, Dingle, Kerry

The Baptism of Jesus (B) 1924

The Baptism of Jesus
The first light depicts three angels who witness the baptism of Jesus by the river Jordan. Their pale elongated hands are typical of Harry’s work. The second light depicts Jesus standing in the river Jordan, being baptised by Saint John the Baptist.            




Photos by © Michael Cullen (for prints/sales Irish Images Books - Text © by Lucy Costigan. Bowe, N. Gordon, The Life and Work of Harry Clarke, Irish Academic Press, 1994