Stock refs: DS1532 / DS1533
Two superb solid oak 3′ single beds from the Windermere, Cumbria workshop of Stanley Webb Davies, the renowned Cotswold School Arts and Crafts furniture maker. Displaying the very finest cabinet making techniques and skills combined with meticulous attention to the smallest details. Complete with original Vono metal side rails and each with a high quality mattress base. Stunning golden oak colour and in excellent condition following a gentle clean and wax in our workshop. Signed and dated in the expected SWD manner, made by F. Ellison. Offered individually or as a pair.
Privately acquired and with excellent provenance, part of a full bedroom suite bespoke made for his older brother William R. Davies and his wife Agnes. Complete with letter from Agnes dated 1974. Hugh Wright’s book Stanley Web Davies 1894-1978, Arts & Crafts Furniture Maker, makes reference on page 35 to Stanley’s regular visits to Agnes (Aggie) in her later years.