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David Evans (1793-1861)

Stained glass artist born at Llanllwchaiarn near Newtown. He worked in partnership with Sir John Betton of Shrewsbury (1765-1849) from 1815 as Betton & Evans, and retained the name of the firm following the retirement of Betton in 1825. Examples of Evans' work in Wales may be found at Bangor Cathedral and Welshpool.

Welsh Biography Online

Further reading

Martin Crampin, Stained Glass from Welsh Churches (Talybont: Y Lolfa, 2014), pp. 72-4.

Joyce Little, Stained Glass Marks and Monograms (London: National Association of Decorative and Fine Art Societies, 2002), p. 48.

Martin Harrison, Victorian Stained Glass (London: 1980), pp. 16-17.



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  The Presentation of Christ in the Temple The Presentation of Christ in the Temple
artist: David Evans
1833
Church of St Collen, Llangollen, Denbighshire
tower
Decorative Window
artist: David Evans
1837
Church of St Peter, Aberdovey, Gwynedd
south wall
  Heraldic Panels Heraldic Panels
artist: David Evans
1838
Church of St Tysilio and St Mary, Meifod, Powys
north wall of the north aisle
  Aaron, Moses and David Aaron, Moses and David
artist: David Evans
1840, 1843
Bangor Cathedral, Bangor, Gwynedd
west wall of the nave
  St Peter, St John and St Paul St Peter, St John and St Paul
artist: David Evans
1840, 1843
Bangor Cathedral, Bangor, Gwynedd
north wall of north aisle
  St Luke, St Matthew and St Mark St Luke, St Matthew and St Mark
artist: David Evans
1840
Bangor Cathedral, Bangor, Gwynedd
south wall of the south aisle
  Arms of William Carey, Bishop of St Asaph Arms of William Carey, Bishop of St Asaph
artist: David Evans
about 1840
Church of St Ffraid, Llansanffraid Glan Conwy, Conwy
south wall of the nave
  Royal Arms of Queen Victoria Royal Arms of Queen Victoria
artist: David Evans
about 1840
Church of St Ffraid, Llansanffraid Glan Conwy, Conwy
north wall of the nave
  Scenes from the Life of Christ Scenes from the Life of Christ
artist: David Evans
1841
Church of St Giles, Wrexham
north wall of the chancel
  Transfiguration, Resurrection and Ascension Transfiguration, Resurrection and Ascension
designer: David Evans
probably about 1844
Christ Church, Welshpool, Powys
chancel apse




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