American Furniture 2014

Editorial Statement
Luke Beckerdite

Ark of the Covenant: The Remarkable Inlaid Cedar Scrutoir from the Brinckerhoff Family of Newtown, Long Island
Peter Kenny

Flux in Design and Method in Early Eighteenth-Century Philadelphia Furniture
Alan Miller

Pattern Carving in Eighteenth-Century Philadelphia
Luke Beckerdite

Adam Hains and the Philadelphia-Reading Connection
Lisa Minardi

A Steady Growth of Independence: Joshua Shipman and the Economy of Frontier Craftsmanship
Hollie Davis and Andrew Richmond

Documentary Evidence of Colored Finishes and Decoration on Bedsteads and Cornices: Late Colonial and Federal Periods
Nancy Goyne Evans

Book Reviews

We Sit Together: Utopian Benches from the Shakers to the ­Separatists of Zoar
Review by Nicole Belola

To Make as Perfectly as Possible: Roubo on Marquetry
Review by Silas Kopf

Thistles & Crowns: The Painted Chests of the Connecticut Shore
Review by Martha Willoughby

A Surviving Legacy in Spanish America: Seven­teenth- and Eighteenth-Century Furniture from the Viceroyalty of Peru
Review by Dennis Carr

Paul Evans: Crossing Boundaries and Crafting Modernism
Review by Caroline Cole

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