Limbert library table with large single drawer and original copper hardware. Original finish to base with enhanced finish to top. Signed with brand mark inside drawer.
I grew up in Illinois, taught school in Iowa, and moved to Durham, North Carolina, all before 1986, the year I made my first little journey to Asheville. Two years later I was organizing the first of 28 Arts and Crafts Conferences at the Grove Park Inn and starting my first book on the iconic 1913 Arts and Crafts resort hotel.
The rest, as they say, is now history.
And it was Arts and Crafts that first drew me to Asheville, after a local antiques dealer called...
Cobre Copper makes a variety of hand-crafted copper sinks - all made from reclaimed copper. Each sink is made from a single piece of copper - so perfect they look like they've been made in a mold!
From the desk of Dave Stubblefield and Vivian Yess Wadlin
As the Cardiff Giant* laid "in state" at the New York Building of the Pan American Exposition, another death was taking place in the less controversial world of furniture design. It was 1901, Buffalo, NY.
The Victorian design aesthetic was fussy, crowded, frequently beyond useless, and had lasted much too long. That was the opinion of the Arts and Crafts enthusiasts from all corners of the...