Making a Slant Front Desk by Doucette and Wolfe Furniture Makers
Slant Front Desk Building Process Video. This Slant Front Desk is Handmade of Solid Cherry with Shell Carved interior Drawers and Hand Cut Dovetail Joinery by Doucette and Wolfe Fine Furniture Makers. http://www.doucetteandwolfefurniture.com
At Doucette and Wolfe we make exceptional furniture using the finest hardwoods available today combined with a meticulous attention to details and overall quality.
The Slant Front Desk is handmade of solid premium grade cherry cut from the same log for color and grain uniformity throughout the entire piece. Exterior details are based on a few Chippendale examples made by John Goddard and John Townsend of Newport Rhode Island in the 18th Century. The desk interior is custom designed to function with modern devices while maintaining rich traditional stylings. Block and shell carved drawers made with hand cut dovetails surround the openings designed for a Notebook Laptop, iPad and other desk necessities. This desk is made with hand cut dovetail joinery throughout. All drawer are made with hand cut dovetail joinery, interior drawer parts are made of quarter sawn poplar for added stability and a clean uniform look. Drawer bottoms are made of solid polar. Finishing touches on this desk include high quality brass hardware and a beautiful, protective hand rubbed finish. Standard size Ht: 42” Wd: 40” dp: 22”.
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