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LEO SHIRLEY-SMITH



Leo Shirley-Smith was born in London 1962 and grew up in Marlborough, Wiltshire. He has always been fascinated with the process of making things, and has been a craftsman and inventor since childhood. He studied Jewellery and Diamond Mounting at the Sir John Cass School Of Art followed by an apprenticeship to the distinguished goldsmith, Peter Page, in Ramsbury Wiltshire. He has been silver restorer for Styles Silver for over 30 years. This has brought him into contact with silverware of every genre and period, giving him a broad and diverse experience of the different ways silverware is made. His inventor's talents have led him in directions from boat interior design to website design, the latter with a particular sensitivity to the needs of fellow artists. Cleopatra was a boat interior & exterior design project completed by Leo in the mid 1990s. It attracted an 8 page article in the World Of Interiors magazine and the BBC2 cameras for a day. It was an exercise in visual and functional design. "What interests me in design is the combining of visual elegance, functional elegance, and the elegance of the manufacturing process." In producing his etching designs Leo Shirley-Smith draws his inspiration from many sources. From going for a walk in the countryside with a camera to old Elizabethan wallpaper designs. From ancient traditional Japanese patterns to Italian renaissance details and designs. Leo's father Richard Shirley-Smith and step father Simon Brett are both artists who work with black and white images. This has been a great help and inspiration to him in the development of his etched imagery.
LEO SHIRLEY SMITH Silver BOOKMARK - 'COCK PHEASANT'
London
Fully Hallmarked Silver 
Sterling (925)

12 cm x 2.5 cm


£ 95.00
LEO SHIRLEY-SMITH Silver BOOKMARK' - MOTHS & MOON'
London 
Fully Hallmarked Silver
Sterling (925)

10 cm x 6.5 cm

Designed and made by Leo Shirley Smith featuring a wood engraving by his father Richard Shirley Smith
£ 145.00
LEO SHIRLEY-SMITH Silver BOOKMARK - WILLIAM MORRIS 'BIRD & ANEMONE'
London
Fully Hallmarked Silver 
Sterling (925)

8.5 cm x 3.5 cm


Featuring a William Morris original design courtesy of the V&A Museum
£ 100.00
LEO SHIRLEY-SMITH Silver BOOKMARK 'BROWN TROUT'
London
Fully Hallmarked Silver
Sterling (925) 

Length: 10 cm
Width: 3 cm
£ 95.00
LEO SHIRLEY-SMITH Silver BOOKMARK 'FISHING FLIES'
London
Fully Hallmarked Silver
Sterling (925)

Length: 10 cm
Width: 3 cm
£ 95.00
LEO SHIRLEY-SMITH Silver BOOKMARK 'OWL'
London
Fully Hallmarked Silver
Sterling (925)

Length: 7.8 cm
Width: 5.2 cm
£ 110.00
LEO SHIRLEY-SMITH Silver BOOKMARK 'SUNDERLAND STONES'
London
Fully Hallmarked Silver
Sterling (925)

Length: 8.5 cm
Width: 3.5 cm
£ 95.00
LEO SHIRLEY-SMITH Silver BOWL - LARGE
London

Fully hallmarked Silver
Sterling (925)

Diameter: 12.5 cm
£ 350.00
LEO SHIRLEY-SMITH Silver BOWL - Small
London

Fully hallmarked Silver
Sterling (925)

Diameter: 9 cm

£ 245.00
LEO SHIRLEY-SMITH Silver LETTER OPENER
London
Fully Hallmarked Silver
Sterling (925)

Length: 18 cm
£ 195.00
LEO SHIRLEY-SMITH Silver LETTER OPENER - WILLIAM MORRIS 'BIRD & ANEMONE'
London
Fully Hallmarked Silver 
Sterling (925)

Length: 19.5 cm

Featuring a William Morris original design courtesy of the V&A Museum

£ 225.00
LEO SHIRLEY-SMITH Silver LETTER OPENER 'LEOPARD'
London
Fully Hallmarked Silver 
Sterling (925)

Length: 18 cm
£ 225.00
LEO SHIRLEY-SMITH Silver LETTER OPENER 'SUNDERLAND STONES'
London
Fully Hallmarked Silver
Sterling (925)

Length: 18 cm
£ 225.00
LEO SHIRLEY-SMITH Silver VASE-PEN POT 'JAPANESE ORNAMENTAL PATTERN No 1'
London 

Fully hallmarked Silver
Sterling (925)

Height: 12 cm
Width: 60 cm

£ 435.00
x LEO SHIRLEY-SMITH Silver BEE BOWL
London
Fully Hallmarked Silver
Sterling (925)

Diameter: 9 cm

Not currently in stock - contact availability - £275
x LEO SHIRLEY-SMITH Silver ETCHED VASE- PEN POT
Hydrangea Petiolaris
London
Fully Hallmarked Silver
Sterling (925)

Height: 10.5 cm
Width: 5 cm

Not always in stock phone or email for availability & price
x LEO SHIRLEY-SMITH Silver LETTER OPENER 'BROWN TROUT SCALES'
London
Fully Hallmarked Silver 
Sterling (925)

Length: 18 cm

Not currently in stock - contact for availability - £235
x LEO SHIRLEY-SMITH Silver LETTER OPENER 'FISHING FLIES'
London
Fully Hallmarked Silver
Sterling (925)

Length: 18 cm

Not currently in stock - phone availability - £235
x LEO SHIRLEY-SMITH Silver LETTER OPENER 'PHEASANT FEATHER'
London
Fully Hallmarked Silver 
Sterling (925)

Length: 18 cm

£235 - Phone for availability
x LEO SHIRLEY-SMITH Silver LETTER OPENER 'SNAILS'
London
Fully Hallmarked Silver 
Sterling (925)

Length: 18 cm

Not currently in stock - phone availability - £235