August 24, 1999

hart gold and silversmiths

Church and Heritage Building Journal, 1999 “The text books leave the Chipping Camden experiment at around the outbreak of the First World War, the ostensible end of the dream. So it is surprising to learn that Ashbee’s legacy is alive and well in his Cotswolds idyll. Ashbee et al were always designers rather than craftsman. The craftsmanship was left to artisans rather than the effete band of Arts and Crafts aesthetes. George Hart was one of the original silversmiths who moved… Read More »hart gold and silversmiths