William Arthur Smith Benson (born October 17, 1854 in Paddington, Middlesex and died on July the 5th, 1924 in Manorbier, Pembrokeshire) was an English artisan and designer. Benson was a founding member of the Guild of Craftsmen in 1884. W.A.S. Benson, was the oldest son of William Benson (1816-1887), lawyer in Lincoln's Inn, and his wife, Elizab...
William Benson, floor lamp, gilt bronze and lacquer, circa 1900, England. Measures: Height 145 cm, diameter 30 cm.