Circa 1960. Oak book trough by Mouseman Thompson. With half rounded side supports and a sloping base and a single splat at back. Bears Thomson’s signature mouse carving. Nice colour and patina.
The Yorkshire Critter Carvers comprise of over 40 craftsmen, working from the 1940s to the present day, who made oak furniture inspired by Robert “Mouseman” Thompson of Kilburn Yorkshire. The historical significance of Mouseman Thompson’s designs and style, the fine craftmanship, functional nature and beauty of Yorkshire Critter Carver’s oak furniture is enduring, and is reflected in the continued demand and robust prices for these items.
- 46cm Wide x 20cm High x 20cm Deep