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Arthur Simpson of Kendal Oak Planter / Waste Bin

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Stock ref: DS1307


A solid oak Arts and Crtafts planter or waste paper bin of square tapered design with a castellated top from  the workshop of the renowned Cumbrian maker Arthur W Simpson of Kendal.

Labelled  to the base and feintly stamped X108 which would date the piece to 1936.

Size: 21.5 (square at top), 17(square at base)cm

For those keen to learn more about Arthur Simpson of Kendal i can highly recommend  the following books:

The Beautiful Furniture of The Simpsons of Kendal, Hugh Wright, 2011.

The Simpsons of Kendal, Craftsmen in Wood 1885-1952, Eleanor Davidson, 1978.



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