Stained Glass of Buckinghamshire Churches


Windows by Ernest Heaseman - Artist

Ernest Heasman (15th February 1874 - 26th July 1927) Born in Linfield, Sussex. At the age of 16 he joined C E Kempe & Co, stained glass manufacturers. In 1897 he was awarded a six-month scholarship to study in Italy and on his return the Worshipful Company of Painters awarded him a medal for the work he had done during his tour. He gained a scholarship to study at the Slade from 1899 to 1900, while continuing to work for Kempe & Co.By 1912 he had moved to work for Herbert Bryans & Co as their chief draftsman. During the First World War when stained glass work was virtually at a standstill he worked in a jam factory in Redbourn, returning to Bryans in 1920, before leaving to work from his own Studio. He died on 26th July 1927, after an illness lasting nearly two years. www.harpenden-history.org.uk/

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Window Location Church Date Craftsmen
Details Chancel S(C) St Mary the Virgin in Clifton Reynes 1912 Herbert W Bryans
Ernest Heaseman
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