Of Superlative Mahogany Furniture and Oiled, Ripped Bodies

In the introductory paragraph of his description of a Chippendale period gentleman’s press, Oxfordshire antiques dealer, David Harvey began:

I suppose the name Chippendale is to many synonymous with male strip tease shows […]

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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4 Responses to Of Superlative Mahogany Furniture and Oiled, Ripped Bodies

  1. jerryolson19 says:

    So imagine the looks I received when I (250#, 66 year old me) announced I was attending a Chippendale (chair) class !

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  2. Peter Oster says:

    Methinks, perhaps, you’ve been dabbling in the “Milk of Amnesia” . Merry Christmas.

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  3. Charlie says:

    Chippendale or chips and ale?

    Maybe if you’re from Yorkshire :)

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