William Aikman (1868-1959)Stained glass artist. William Aikman was born in Edinburgh and was an apprentice with Ballantine and Son. He designed windows for Powells before setting up his own studio in 1913. He taught at Camberwell School of Art after the First World War. William Aikman was a founder member of the British Society of Master Glass Painters in 1921.
Joyce Little, Stained Glass Marks and Monograms (London: National Association of Decorative and Fine Art Societies, 2002), p. 2.
Barrie Armstrong and Wendy Armstrong, The Arts and Crafts Movement in the North West of England: A Handbook (Wetherby: Oblong, 2005), p. 210.
'William Aikman' in The Journal of Stained Glass, vol. XIII, no. 1 (30 November 1963), pp. 364-5.
| Christ in Majesty with Angels |
firm/studio: James Powell & Sons
designer: William Aikman
Church of St Mary, Margam, Neath Port Talbot
east wall of the chancel
| St George and St David with the Crown of Life |
firm/studio: William Aikman
Church of St Pedrog, Llanbedrog, Gwynedd
south wall of the nave
| The Risen Christ with the Symbols of the Four Evangelists |
artist: William Aikman
Church of St Grwst, Llanrwst, Conwy
north wall of north aisle
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