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Chamberlain, Robert (bap. 1736?, d. 1798), enameller and porcelain manufacturer, may have been the 'base son' (baptismal register) of Sarah Chamberlain and an unknown father, baptized at St Michael's, Bedwardine, Worcester, on 1 August 1736. He was co-founder with his second son, ...

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Eginton, Francis (1736/7–1805), decorative artist, was born probably in Bilston, Staffordshire, the second son of John or William Eginton, and the grandson of Walter and Ann Eginton of Doverdale, near Droitwich, Worcestershire. He was living in Birmingham by the time of his marriage to ...

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Glazier [Oxford], Thomas (d. in or before 1427), glass painter, is first recorded in 1386 in Oxford, where his workshop was located. It was the usual small-scale enterprise, numbering at least one assistant in addition to Glazier himself. He enjoyed the patronage of ...

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Goodden, Robert Yorke (1909–2002), designer and architect, was born on 7 May 1909 at Compton House, Over Compton, Dorset, the second of four sons of Robert Blundell Goodden (1881–1973), Church of England clergyman and later an army officer in the Welch regiment, and his first wife, ...

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Gyles, Henry (bap. 1646, d. 1709), glass painter, was born in Micklegate, York, and baptized there in the church of St Martin-cum-Gregory on 4 March 1646, the fifth of fourteen children of Edmund Gyles (1611–1676), glazier, and his wife, Sarah (d. 1686)...

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Heaton, Clement (1824–1882), joint founder of a firm of stained-glass makers and architectural decorators, was born on 21 August 1824 in Bradford-on-Avon, Wiltshire, and baptized there on 14 November, the only son of James Heaton (1782–1862), Methodist minister, and his wife, Sarah, née...

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Holiday, Henry George Alexander (1839–1927), painter and stained-glass artist, was born on 17 June 1839 at 2 Lower Southampton (now part of Conway) Street, Fitzroy Square, London, the second of four children of George Henry Holiday (1799–1884), a private tutor, and his wife, ...

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Henry George Alexander Holiday (1839–1927) by Henry Ashdown, 1870s William Morris Gallery, London

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Kempe, Charles Eamer (1837–1907), artist in stained-glass and church decoration, was born on 29 June 1837 at Ovingdean Hall, Sussex, the fifth son and seventh and last child of Nathaniel Kemp JP, who died when his son was six, and his second wife, ...

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Linge, Bernard van [formerly Berent van Lingen] (b. 1598, d. in or after 1644), glass painter, was born in Emden, East Friesland, close to the United Provinces, the eldest child of Bernard van Lingen (fl. 1595–1627) and his wife, Gerret Jacobs van Damn...

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Moser, George Michael (1706–1783), chaser and enameller, was born at Schaffhausen, Switzerland, on 17 January 1706, the son of Michael Moser (1683–1739), a highly skilled coppersmith with a knowledge of mechanics and hydraulics. According to Füesslin, Moser moved to Geneva in 1725 and to ...

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Oliphant, Francis Wilson [Frank] (1818–1859), painter and designer of stained glass, was born on 28 September 1818 at Gateshead, co. Durham, and baptized at St Mary's Church there on 15 September 1819, the son of Thomas Oliphant (c.1787–1856), a glass cutter, and his wife, ...

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Oliver, John (1616/17–1701), glass painter and master mason, who was born presumably in London, was supposed to have been related to the miniature painters Isaac and Peter Oliver and to John Oliver, master mason to James I, but there is no known evidence to support this assertion recorded in ...