Picture This XI

Following on from Picture This V, I discovered further examples of Thomas Chippendale’s favourite style of bail fitted back-to-front, this time, in a Bonhams sale.

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Two reversed bails on mahogany linen press. (Bonhams)

Jack Plane

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About Jack Plane

Formerly from the UK, Jack is a retired antiques dealer and self-taught woodworker, now living in Australia.
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3 Responses to Picture This XI

  1. Joe says:

    At least they are on the outside of the drawer front!

    Like

  2. Pingback: Chippendale S-hole Locks and Escutcheons | Pegs and 'Tails

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