At Cheltenham Art Gallery & Museum Arts and Crafts Museum

Designed by Ernest Gimson about 1895

Designed by Ernest Gimson about 1895

Gimson learnt chair making from a traditional chairmaker, Philip Clisset, whose chairs followed a design passed down through generations of chairmakers from the West Midlands. Gimson`s chairs were inspired by these but here he has used a straight back and willow seat.

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