J. E. Nuttgens (1892-1982)

Born in Aachen, Joseph Edward Nuttgens was the son of a German tailor’s cutter and an English mother. They moved to London in 1896. Nuttgens established his studio in the Chiltern Hills near the workshops of Eric Gill, who was an early influence, as was Christopher Whall. Nuttgens studied with Karl Parsons and was introduced to the artists working in stained glass at Lowndes and Drury's Glass House in Fulham, London. He also worked for Martin Travers as his chief assistant until 1922, and then as an assistant to Paul Woodroffe at Chipping Camden. Nuttgens methods were traditional, using glass paint, enamels, yellow stain and acid etch as practised by artists such as Chagall, Matisse, and, in Coventry Cathedral, John Piper and Patrick Reyntiens, whose partnership began in his studio. Several of his twelve children are artists and makers in various media, and his son Joseph Ambrose Nuttgens worked with him before taking over his stained glass studio after his death.


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  The Baptism of Christ The Baptism of Christ
artist: J. E. Nuttgens
Church of All Saints, Ebbw Vale, Blaenau Gwent
west wall of the north aisle
  St Peter and St Paul St Peter and St Paul
artist: J. E. Nuttgens
Church of All Saints, Ebbw Vale, Blaenau Gwent
west wall of the south aisle
  Christ in Majesty with Saints Christ in Majesty with Saints
artist: J. E. Nuttgens
about 1978
Church of Our Lady, Llandovery, Carmarthenshire
north wall

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