SWC-Carved Chippendale style Kneehole Desk, c. 1890

The country’s largest collection of fine Classical & Colonial Furniture… Just steps from the RISD Museum & John Brown House. Tel (401) 272.3200. Tollfree (888) 884.5336. A Carved Mahogany Chippendale Kneehole Desk, New York, c. 1890, labeled Sypher & Co. Sypher and Company was like the Hagen Brothers at the turn of the century in New York, producing the finest cabinetwork in New York, and perhaps anywhere else in America. Ernest Hagen actually bought Phyfe’s tools, etc. And was a follower in his tradition. This Read More +

SWC-Carved Cherry Chippendale Desk/Bookcase, CT, with Full Secret Interior, c. 1780

The country’s largest collection of fine Classical & Colonial Furniture… Just steps from the RISD Museum & John Brown House. Tel (401) 272.3200. Tollfree (888) 884.5336. A Carved Cherry Chippendale Desk/Bookcase, CT, with Full Secret Interior, c. This is a first class desk/bookcase in superb condition and form. It has beautifully sculptured ogee bracket feet, and not simple flat brackets, evidencing the quality and cost of construction. This form of ogee foot requires using very thick chunk of cherry to sculpt from. The upper and Read More +