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Furniture Specific: No harm, no foul
Deception in one form or another has almost always been a part of the furniture manufacturing process. In fact efforts at deception have yielded some of the most revered pieces in furniture history. Even the use of veneer is, after all, an attempt to make something look like something it is not. That type work […]
Furniture Specific: How fake is it?
Much has been written in the last few years about fakes in the antiques industry since the “antique factory” in Chilham, Kent, England was revealed to have been turning out furniture in the style of the great cabinetmakers since 1992. The owner of the factory noted that some of his work had been offered by […]