Stanley Webb Davies Stanley Webb Davies Arts and Craft Oak Armchair with Leather Seat 1936 1936

SKU0019582

Features

A stanley webb davies arts and craft oak armchair with leather seat 1936 by stanley webb davies made in 1936

Comment

Stanley Davies furniture beautifully made and is very difficult to find indeed

Size

Approximate dimensions:
  • height 89 cm (2 feet 11 inches)
  • width 53 cm (1 foot 8 and three quarters inches)
  • depth 55 cm (1 foot 9 and three quarters inches)
  • (Seat 390mm high)
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

1936

Identification

Made in 1936. Chip carved decoration, doweled bridle joint and carved monogram. See 'Stanley Webb Davies 1894-1978: Arts and Crafts Furniture Maker' page 48

About Stanley Webb Davies

Stanley Webb Davies: An outstanding furniture workshop and one of the premier makers of top class Arts and Crafts furniture. He designed pieces in the Cotswold School style, which were all individually hand made, with decorative trademarks features including exposed pegged joints, alternating thumb nail chisels and rounded tops. Materials, workmanship and design are always of the exceptional quality. Stanley Webb Davies items very rarely come onto the market

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

In lovely overall condition, with just a few minor marks. 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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