Gustav Stickley was an important figure in the American Arts and Crafts Movement of the early 20th century. Hailing from Syracuse, New York, Stickley founded The Craftsman Workshops in 1904 to manufacture his line of furniture. It was around this time that Stickley introduced the style of table that is pictured. This type of table was first published in Stickley's 1902 sales periodical "The Craftsman". As of 1904 it was officially being sold as Library Table Number 625 in his catalog, and was offered in both wood and leather top models. At the time, the wood topped table sold for around $40, while the leather topped table sold for around $60.
Although, this style of six-legged, hexagonal table was offered for many years in Stickley's catalogs, original tables are very rare today. The table picture was owned by Stickley himself, and was among the furnishings from his home in Morris Plains, New Jersey. Today, the pictured table can be found on display at The Metropolitan Museum.
Read More At: https://www.metmuseum.org/art/collection/search/4786
ArtFactory.com is not affiliated or recommended by this museum, however we do support and recommend the Metropolitan Museum as an accurate source for these historic table designs for inspiration of your custom build dining room table set.
Historically Inspired Tables From ArtFactory.com
We manufacture custom solid wood furniture master crafted to fine art specifications, and inspired by the classic hand built construction process. We build in original craft (not reproduction quality) made in the same hand and materials as the originals. We make custom furniture designed from the historic record. Hand built master craftsmanship that ensures your custom dining table will stand the test of time. True family heirloom quality with future antiquity value.
Please don't be fooled by our upscale appearance, our prices are usually lower than lesser quality, name brand, mass production, fast process imports, because "We Are The Factory," hand crafted in America since 1913.
Images copyright protected by their respective owners. We do not claim ownership of all photos on this page, some may be provide as a courtesy to serve as inspirational ideas and historical reference. If you are the owner of these images and would like us to provide your reference or would like them removed from our website, please contact us.
Sorry, we couldn't find any products. Please try a different search.