I had been struggling for a week with what might turn out to be one of my more interesting blogs. Then I read a new blog from an unusually perceptive blogger that, while not changing the premise of my post, is causing me to rethink the presentation.
I’m going to move on and revisit it when I get a clue,
In the interim, I thought I would share some recent pictures of variations on familiar topics. First, sidelock chests.
I met this handsome Eastlake version at an under-tent antiques fair in Abingdon, VA:
This is another small sidelock with a different execution:
Here the locking wings are restrained by the bottom drawer and not individual locks:
It’s been a while since I featured a gout rocker. I now present two.
First is this conventional one that can hold two undesirable things:
Then there is this fairly modern yet ugly version has no redeeming features:
Lastly, the torrent of Hitchcock chairs continues:
And even two authentic ones: