A SET OF FIVE COTSWOLD SCHOOL YEW WOOD LADDER BACK DINING CHAIRS BY EDWARD GARDINER
with rush seats. 110cm high x 46.5cm wide x 47cm deep
Together with a similar yew wood carver, by Neville Neal after a design by Ernest Gimson. 115cm high x 61cm wide x 51cm deep
Philip Clissett (1817-1913) a chair maker taught Ernest Gimson (1864-1919) how to make this model. Gimson established his workshop in Daneway, Gloucestershire in 1900 with Edward Gardiner (1880-1958) as chair maker.
Sold for £1,625
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