Reviving the Past

Repair and restoration of century old davenport A davenport is an old-fashioned ornamental writing desk with drawers, and a sloping surface on which to comfortably write. This davenport is an early 20th century piece made from beautifully figured walnut veneer laid over a base of Baltic Pine. It was most likely made in the UK. […]

When Thickness Counts

The restoration of a German-made  circa 1930 Walnut Veneered Armoire This beautiful walnut-veneered Armoire was made in Germany approximately 85 years ago. It was in a dilapidated condition when our client brought it in for restoration. She obviously knew what she was looking at because under all the paint and damage was a magnificent piece of […]