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The craftsman
Volume XXVII, Number 5 (February 1915)

After the architect, furniture and fittings: number three,   pp. 547-557 PDF (3.6 MB)


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A LATER COLONIAL DINING ROOM WITH COLONIAL FIREPLACE, WINDOW AND CHINA CLOSET
WELL
COMBINED: THE EMPIRE MIRROR IS SIMPLE ENOUGH TO SEEM APPROPRIATE OVER THE
LATER ADAM
MANTEL, AND THE SIDEBOARD IS EXACTLY SUITED IN CONSTRUCTION AND FINISH.
A ROOM WHICH MIGHT BE A BEAUTIFULLY FITTED-UP END OF A CHARMING OLD NEW ENGLAND
KITCHEN; ALTHOUGH THE DUTCH TABLE AND THE NEW ENGLAND CHAIRS CAN HARDLY BE
SAID
TO BELONG TO THE SAME PERIOD, THE EFFECT IS HARMONIOUS, AND THE CHINA CLOSET
AND LOW
SIDEBOARD COMPLETE A MOST FRIENDLY DINING ROOM.


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