An Arts & Crafts Lakes School hand beaten copper jar by Fanny Carter

SKU0020218

Features

An Arts & Crafts hand beaten copper jar by Fanny Carter. This item features:
  • Hand soldered copper base
  • Hand soldered copper lid

Comment

A very beautifully designed and made item in solid copper

Size

Approximate dimensions:
  • overall height 12 cm (4 and three quarters inches)
  • overall diameter 10 cm (3 and three quarters inches)
If you need a very exact dimension, or one we haven't included, feel free to contact us and we will measure it for you

Date

c. 1920

Identification

Purchased directly from her grandchildren

About Fanny Carter

Fanny Carter: A Lake District craftswoman who produced very high quality handmade arts and crafts repouss̩ metalwork objects, in the manner of the Keswsick School of Industrial Art, where she reportedly took classes

About Arts & Crafts Lakes School

The Arts & Crafts Lakes School was a development of the Arts and Craft Cotswold School. The most significant designers and makers were Arthur Simpson, in Kendal, Stanley Webb Davies at Windermere and the Keswick School of Industrial Arts. Peter Hall of Staveley still produces furniture in this tradition. The Lakes School maintained the ideals with its simple lines, attention to the finest of details, the use of beautiful locally materials and the focus traditional tools and techniques. In fact Stanley Webb Davies' workshop didn't use any power tools at all, even to cut logs from timber!The dominant material was English Oak and typical decorative details often include exposed joints and subtle carved details

Condition

Excellent clean condition with just a few very minor dints. If you wish to have further specific photographs or talk to us for a more detailed condition report then please do not hesitate to contact us


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