Stained Glass of Buckinghamshire Churches


Makers Marks by G E R Smith

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Gerald Edward Roberts Smith (1883-1959) - Stained glass designer. Born in Dorset and educated at Chester Arts School. Smith joined A. K. Nicholson's studio in 1906, and succeeded Nicholson in 1937 on his death, and ran the company as A. K. Nicholson Studios until his death in 1959. He was an early member of the British Society of Master Glass Painters, and Chairman from 1958-59. He had trained under Edward Frampton (1850-1929) who had himself trained with Clayton & Bell. There is a memorial window to GER Smith, one of his own designs, in All Saints, Chalfont St. Peter, where Gerald Smith worshipped for many years, donated by his wife, friends and fellow craftsmen.

12 Windows, listed in Church Order

Window Location Church Date Craftsmen
Details S aisle S (W) St Peter & Paul in Great Missenden 1948 dedication amended 1962 G E R Smith
AK Nicholson Studios 1937‑60's
Details S aisle S (E) St Margaret in Iver Heath 1950 G E R Smith
AK Nicholson Studios 1937‑60's
Details Chancel S (E) St John the Baptist in Little Missenden 1937 G E R Smith
AK Nicholson Studios 1937‑60's
Details Chancel S (C) St John the Baptist in Little Missenden 1937 G E R Smith
AK Nicholson 1907-1937
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Details Chancel S (W) St John the Baptist in Little Missenden 1937 G E R Smith
AK Nicholson 1907-1937
Details S aisle S (C) St John the Baptist in Little Missenden 1939 G E R Smith
AK Nicholson Studios 1937‑60's
Details S aisle W St John the Baptist in Little Missenden 1938 G E R Smith
AK Nicholson Studios 1937‑60's
Details West St John the Baptist in Little Missenden 1947 G E R Smith
AK Nicholson Studios 1937‑60's
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Details N chapel N St John the Baptist in Little Missenden 1941 G E R Smith
AK Nicholson Studios 1937‑60's
Details N chapel S St John the Baptist in Little Missenden 1940 G E R Smith
AK Nicholson Studios 1937‑60's
Details Nave N (E) Holy Trinity in Penn 1917 G E R Smith
AK Nicholson 1907-1937
Details N aisle N (C) St Laurence in Winslow 1939 MF & HL Pawle
G E R Smith
AK Nicholson Studios 1937‑60's
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Stained Glass of Buckinghamshire Churches

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