Monthly Archives: October 2018

French Louis-Philippe upright desk/secretary

These upright secretaries produced through the 18th to the 20th century very commonly found in houses. They were typically displaying beautiful mahogany or walnut crotch or flamed veneer patterns, while concealing lemon wood or rosewood or other precious wood on … Continue reading

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Stool painted in faux wood topped by a faux cushion

Stool painted in faux bois, ornate with a faux painted¬† cushion One of my clients had a black stool called in French an X shaped stool (by reason of its crossed legs)¬† bringing sturdiness and style to the piece. It … Continue reading

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