London, South Kensington
8 July 2009
A VICTORIAN LIMED-OAK TABLE
CIRCA 1880, ATTRIBUTED TO WILLIAM ARTHUR SMITH BENSON (1854-1924), FOR MORRIS & Co.
With ring-turned legs joined by an undertier
31 in. (79 cm.) high; 42 in. (107 cm.) wide; 24 in. (61 cm.) deep
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A similar table, in pine is published in an undated Morris & Co. catalogue and has been attributed to W.A.S. Benson (Ian Hamerton, W.A.S. Benson, Arts and Crafts Luminary and Pioneer of Modern Design, Woodbridge, 2005, pp.169-170).
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