SWC-Serpentine Chippendale Desk, Boston c1790

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 Chippendale Serpentine Mahogany Slant-top Desk, Boston, c. This interesting desk is composed of wonderful wood throughout. It retains its first surface, which does not always bring out the mahoganys inherent qualities. While the mahogany is of the same tree, the cabinetmaker selected the areas where the fiddle curl was prominent for best display, see the top board and Read More +