Oak table, G. E. Street

Oak table, G. E. Street

Table
George Edmund Street (1824 - 1881)
Made by George Myers for Cuddesdon College, Oxford
England
1853 - 1854
Oak
Museum no. W.88-1975

G. E. Street  was influenced by medieval work when he designed this table in 1852. The craftsmanship in this simple design is shown in the pegged mortice and tenon joints. The design disguises nothing, and makes a feature of the grain of the oak from which it is made.