Shapland & Petter, Barnstaple Shapland & Petter, Barnstable Arts and Crafts Oak Hall Cabinet

SKU0019959

Features

A shapland & petter, barnstable arts and crafts oak hall cabinet by shapland & petter, barnstaple

Comment

A beautifully designed and made item, in quarter sawn oak, with the distinctive, Shapland & Petter copper decoration and ornate carving

Size

Approximate dimensions:
  • height 188 cm (6 feet 2 inches)
  • width 86 cm (2 feet 9 and three quarters inches)
  • depth 46 cm (1 foot 6 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

Identification

Distinctive Shapland & Petter design and locks stamped 'S &P B'

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 English Oak

English Oak: The most British of woods, that can produce really special results. English oak has been used for hundreds of years to construct everything from sea-going vessels to fine furniture. Although oak grows widely across Europe and North America, craftsmen continue to cherish English oak which grows more slowly than its foreign counterparts giving it strength, durability. Quarter sawn boards are very straight grained and have distinctive growth rings and medullary rays that give a very beautiful effect as well as being renowned for their superior stability and strength

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

Condition

In excellent original condition. Slight separation of the planks on the left side. 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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