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Hugh Acton

Suspended 50" Bench by Hugh Acton

$1,400.00

Hugh Acton

Suspended 50" Bench by Hugh Acton

$1,400.00

An iconic Mid-Century bench comprising 'suspended' cherry beams supported by sculptural bronze cast legs without screws or glue.

This sturdy bench, designed by Hugh Acton in 1954 while a student at the Cranbrook Academy of Art, is still produced by him at his studio in Southwest Michigan.

Please enjoy our conversation with Hugh sharing his design philosophy and motivations.




Dimensions:
H: 14" x W: 4' 10" x D: 18"

  • Solid wood beams 1″ square, walnut
  • 16″ deep
  • Hand-finished with Carnauba wax
  • Bronze-cast legs
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    Ships unassembled.

    Shipping costs will vary.
    Please email or call to receive estimate.