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W.A.S. Benson

W.A.S. Benson

arts and crafts luminary and pioneer of modern design

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Published by Antique Collectors" Club in Woodbridge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Benson, W. A. S. -- 1854-1924,
  • Designers -- Great Britain -- Biography,
  • Architects -- Great Britain -- Biography,
  • Arts and crafts movement,
  • Art metal-work -- Great Britain -- History,
  • Lighting, Architectural and decorative

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Ian Hamerton.
    GenreBiography
    ContributionsHamerton, Ian.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination303 p. :
    Number of Pages303
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23241713M
    ISBN 101851494766
    ISBN 109781851494767

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