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Measured Drawings of Shaker Furniture & Woodenware

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Publisher Comments:

In harmony with the Shaker spirit, emphasizes simplicity, precision and utility. This book, along with Handberg's , is represented by over 100,000 copies in print and nearly twenty years of service to cabinetmakers and antiques collectors worldwide. These highly respected books have established themselves as an authoritative source. No furniture makers, antique lovers, libraries or museums should be without them. This book includes careful advice on the selection and drying of wood and provides accurate scale drawings of such sought-after Shaker items as apothecary cupboard, sewing stand, revolving stool, sewing accessories, workstand, high chair, cupboard chest, candlestands, stool dippers, chest of drawers, trestle table footstool, chair finials, work counter, drop leaf table, settee, knobs and pulls, tailoresses' counter, washstands, wall clock, oval boxes and carriers, sewing desk, chairs, lap desk, and more.

Synopsis:

Carefully detailed, time-tested guides to building Shaker furniture and woodenware.

Synopsis:

Large-format book with more than 90 detailed drawings and advice on how to use various woods.

Synopsis:

A large-formal paperback with more than 90 detailed drawings, most not included in Handberg's Shop Drawings of Shaker Furniture and Woodenware, Volumes 1, 2, 3. This volume also includes careful instructions for the selection and drying of wood.

About the Author

Ejner Handberg (1902-1985) was born in Denmark, emigrated to America, and was a cabinetmaker in Stockbridge, Massachusetts for many years, where he helped design and build Norman Rockwell's studio. He is deceased.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780936399201
Author:
Handberg, Ejner
Publisher:
Berkshire House Publishers
Foreword by:
Sprigg, June
Foreword:
Sprigg, June
Foreword:
Sprigg, Jume
Subject:
Woodwork - Furniture/Cabinetry
Subject:
Furniture
Subject:
Woodwork
Subject:
Crafts/Woodworking
Copyright:
Publication Date:
19800917
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Over 90 black-and-white drawings
Pages:
80
Dimensions:
11 x 8.1 x 0.4 in 0.615 lb

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Product details 80 pages Berkshire House Publishers - English 9780936399201 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Carefully detailed, time-tested guides to building Shaker furniture and woodenware.
"Synopsis" by , Large-format book with more than 90 detailed drawings and advice on how to use various woods.
"Synopsis" by , A large-formal paperback with more than 90 detailed drawings, most not included in Handberg's Shop Drawings of Shaker Furniture and Woodenware, Volumes 1, 2, 3. This volume also includes careful instructions for the selection and drying of wood.
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