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Gordon Russell Cotswold School Arts Crafts Walnut Chest of Drawers

£ 590.00

Summary


A Gordon Russell Cotswold School Arts and Crafts Walnut Chest of Drawers from 1940, with three full width drawers (with solid oak carcasses constructed with hand-cut lap and through dovetails and solid oak bases) and curved edges to the sides and turned handles

Maker


Gordon Russell—One of the most important names in British design and a leading maker of arts and crafts furniture. His early furniture was hand-made in small numbers to a very high standard. He was influential in virtually every aspect of British design in the 20th century

Identification


"Gordon Russell Ltd" copper label on the back

Comment


An early Gordon Russell item which is beautifully designed and made using top quality materials. These early Russell items should not be confused with the later machine made and mass produced items they made

Date


No date stated [1940 actual]

Size


Approximately 760 mm (30 inches) high by 530 mm (21 inches) deep 1070 mm (42 inches) wide

Condition


A very clean example with excellent deep colour. A few minor gaps along the grain and minor dints and scuffs commensurate with its age. If you wish to have further specific photographs or talk to us for a more detailed condition report then please do not hesitate to ring, message or email