Shapland & Petter, Barnstaple Arts & Crafts Oak, Marble and Tile Wash Stand c 1920



Arts & Crafts Oak, Marble and Tile Wash Stand very much in the manner of Shapland & Petter, Barnstaple, with shaped legs, hinged central cupboard, marble top, 5 decorating tiles and a Ruskin roundel in the back


A very attractive and well made item


Approximate dimensions:
  • height 120 cm (3 feet 11 and a quarter inches)
  • width 107 cm (3 feet 6 and a quarter inches)
  • depth 52 cm (1 foot 8 and a half 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


c 1920


The quality of construction, motif in the lower rail, leg shape and roudel all suggest Shapland & Petter as a maker

About Shapland & Petter, Barnstaple

Shapland & Petter, Barnstaple: A high quality Arts and Crafts furniture maker who employed skilled craftsmen but also used the most up-to-date machinery available for their designs. They are known for elaborate designs with copper fittings

About Arts & Crafts Other Furniture

The Arts and Crafts Movement produced some of the most remarkable furniture of the twentieth century. Many of its principal designers were architects motivated by principles of functional and beautiful design, high class workmanship, and quality of materials. The results varied from the austerity of Voysey and the simple lines perspectives of the Cotswold School, to the exuberant flair of Liberty and Co. and Ambrose Heal


Very god all round condition, replacement cabinet handle, towel rails not present and outer finials not present. 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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