Mahogany Dreams Come True


This could be the most beautiful piece of furniture we have worked on to date.  Solid mahogany, stamped internally with the Mahogany Association #225, signifying its origin from Georgetown Gallery sometime between 1936 and 1950.

I love finding these pieces and figuring out exactly what they need to have a new life and live out their next decades.  After storing it for a few months waiting to decide on the perfect finish scheme for this I settled on a plan to not paint one inch of this beautiful wood grain.  Instead I spent hours stripping her bare and applying a gray wash custom mix of stains, glazes and waxes to tone down the deep red and highlight the grain in a new contemporary way.  It is buffed to a light sheen for a velvet smooth durable finish.  [pictures don’t do it justice!]  I replaced all of the hardware with pewter cup pulls.  A labor of love and I can’t wait to see it find a new forever home!

62.5″ wide x 36″ tall x 21″ deep




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