This book documents Shaker furniture from communities in New England, Ohio, and Kentucky throughout the 19th and early 20th centuries. Free-standing tables, chairs, desks, boxes, and case clocks and built-in cupboards and cases of drawers are included. A detailed account of Shaker history, culture, and religion, and Shaker design and tools, reporting new research on the Shaker color palette.Case of Drawers Harvard Attributed to Thomas Hammond, Jr. ( l 79 l - l 880) c. l830 Written in pencil on the base section: Thomas Hammond this belongs to his case of draw[er]s Pine, with ochre stain and iron bail handles h 48 3/4 w 40 l/2 danbsp;...
|Title||:||Encyclopedia of Shaker furniture|
|Author||:||Timothy D. Rieman, Jean M. Burks|
|Publisher||:||Schiffer Pub Ltd - 2003|