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Christ’s sacrificial music

Richard Harries continues his reflections on modern art for Lent

THE artist Helen Meyer (born 1929) trained at Camberwell and Edinburgh Colleges of Art. She paints and works in clay, although her favourite medium over the years has been wood, in which she carves beautiful figures, usually with a strong feminine element. She has done a fair number of works on religious themes, including a carving, Christ and the Beloved Disciple, which captures the intimacy and poignancy of John's resting his head on Jesus at the Last Supper.

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