Chair and table legs exhibit many of the features that distinguish furniture styles; the leg is usually a good indicator of type. Early Georgian furniture is based on Queen Anne; later styles show classic influence.
Chair styles used in the book. Bentwood: Late Fiddle: Characteristic of Queen Anne style. Sheaf: Can also be a splat which is pierced in the same style. Late Pierced Splat: Characteristic of Chippendale designs.
Classic and beautiful - the Bowback Bench by Vermont based cabinetmaker Jas Becker. The bench is inspired by traditional Shaker Windsor benches and is made from cherry with ash spindles and maple legs. Read more: Jas Becker
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cheat sheet: Love the History behind the Detail of each style/if I ever eventually make a chair I'd love to know where each style of leg came from, what time period etc. It would make the chair all the more meaningful.
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