This bench was used in Mr. Wormley's personal home owned by Edward Kaufman. Showing original deck by Henning Watterston fabric, together with later fabric cushion. Henning Watterston (1916-2009), who designed the original fabric accompanying this bench, taught weaving to his fellow apprentices at Frank Lloyd Wright’s Taliesin before moving to New York in the late 1940s.
About Edward Wormley
American, 1907-1995, Chicago, Illinois, based in New York, New York