TITLE

Antiques of uncertain pedigree

PUB. DATE
November 1989
SOURCE
Yankee;Nov89, Vol. 53 Issue 11, p90
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Part II. Reports on several draftsmen and women who make or made reproduction antique items and how their pieces have fooled the experts. Barbara Merry of Swanville, Me. and her hooked rugs; The late Walter Hosmer, a veteran 19th-century cabinet maker from Connecticut; Folk artist Stephen Huneck of Vermont and his unusual weathervane; Armand Lamontagne's Great Brewster Chair Hoax of the late 1960s.
ACCESSION #
8912111105

 

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