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Osvaldo Borsani Rare Large Ivory Painted and Gilded Wood Mirror, Italy, 1940s
By Osvaldo Borsani
Located in New York, NY
which he used soft organic lines and sculptural elements in his classical carved wood furniture and
Category

Vintage 1940s Italian Mid-Century Modern Wall Mirrors

Materials

Mirror, Wood

Osvaldo Borsani Rare Pair of Large Ivory Painted and Gilded Wood Mirrors, 1940s
By Osvaldo Borsani
Located in New York, NY
gilded wood frames. These lovely mirrors have a beautiful ivory painted and gilt carved rope border with
Category

Vintage 1940s Italian Mid-Century Modern Wall Mirrors

Materials

Mirror, Wood

Pair of 20th Century Faux Bamboo Wood Cane and Fabric Italian Modern Armchairs
Located in Vicoforte, Piedmont
Pair of Italian armchairs from the 70s/80s. Faux bamboo carved wood furniture with cane and fabric
Category

Late 20th Century Italian Armchairs

Materials

Fabric, Cane, Wood

19th Century French Chinoiserie Style Mahogany Table Attributed Gabriel Viardot
By Gabriel Viardot
Located in New York, NY
family factory in around 1860. He manufactured carved wood furniture and is notorious for his production
Category

Antique 1890s French Chinoiserie Center Tables

Materials

Bronze

Jungle Room Faux Leopard Fur Hand Carved Paddle Arm Witco Tiki Thrown Sofa
By Witco, William Westenhaver / Witco
Located in Chattanooga, TN
. The two capitalized on the exotica trend by creating lavishly bold, roughly carved wood furniture and
Category

Vintage 1960s American Mid-Century Modern Sofas

Materials

Faux Fur, Cedar

Vintage Witco Tiki King Throne Hand-Carved Highback Chairs in Faux Leopard Fur
By William Westenhaver / Witco, Witco
Located in Chattanooga, TN
carved wood furniture and decor. The delightfully dramatic furniture was so beloved during the period
Category

Vintage 1960s American Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs

Materials

Metal

Hand Carved High Back Witco Tiki Throne King Chairs in Faux Leopard Fur
By William Westenhaver / Witco, Witco
Located in Chattanooga, TN
in 1959. The two capitalized on the exotica trend by creating lavishly bold, roughly carved wood
Category

Vintage 1960s American Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs

Materials

Metal

Exquisite Quality G. Jacob Bookcase
Located in Whaley Bridge, GB
carved wood furniture. He developed a reputation for producing inventive designs for chairs, beds, and
Category

Antique 19th Century French Napoleon III Bookcases

Materials

Mahogany

Exquisite Quality G. Jacob Bookcase
Exquisite Quality G. Jacob Bookcase
H 52.76 in W 64.97 in D 14.97 in
Vintage Witco Rustic Carved Wood Conquistador Dining Set with Red Fur Chairs
By William Westenhaver / Witco, Witco
Located in Chattanooga, TN
lavishly bold, roughly carved wood furniture and decor. The delightfully dramatic furniture was so beloved
Category

Vintage 1960s American Mid-Century Modern Dining Room Sets

Materials

Metal

Vintage Tiki Style Witco Dining Table With Leaf by William Westenhaver
By Witco, William Westenhaver / Witco
Located in Chattanooga, TN
1959. The two capitalized on the exotica trend by creating lavishly bold, roughly carved wood furniture
Category

Vintage 1960s American Mid-Century Modern Dining Room Tables

Materials

Metal

Harden Furniture Georgian Carved Cherry Wood Tri-Fold Triple Mirror
By Harden Furniture 1
Located in South Bend, IN
A gorgeous Georgian or Chippendale style carved cherry wood framed tri-fold triple mirror By
Category

Late 20th Century American Georgian Mantel Mirrors and Fireplace Mirrors

Materials

Mirror, Cherry

White Furniture French Provincial Louis XV Carved Cherry Wood Triple Mirror
Located in South Bend, IN
A gorgeous French Provincial Louis XV style carved cherry wood framed mirror By White Furniture
Category

Vintage 1960s American French Provincial Wall Mirrors

Materials

Mirror, Cherry

Baker Furniture American Colonial Carved Cherry Wood Nightstands, Pair
By Baker Furniture Company
Located in South Bend, IN
, "Milling Road" Collection USA, Circa 1990s Carved cherry wood, with original brass hardware. Measures
Category

1990s American American Colonial Night Stands

Materials

Brass

Harden Furniture Georgian Carved Solid Cherry Wood Long Dresser, Newly Restored
By Harden Furniture 1
Located in South Bend, IN
Century Solid carved cherry wood, with original brass hardware. Measures: 66.75"W x 19.5"D x 33.75"H
Category

Late 20th Century American Georgian Dressers

Materials

Brass

Kindel Furniture American Colonial Carved Cherry Wood Twin Size Spindle Beds
By Kindel Furniture
Located in South Bend, IN
An exceptional pair of American Colonial style carved cherry wood twin size spindle bed frames By
Category

Vintage 1960s American American Colonial Beds and Bed Frames

Materials

Cherry

Restored Pair Vintage Witco Tiki Dramatic High Back Chairs in Original Red Fur
By Witco, William Westenhaver / Witco
Located in Chattanooga, TN
exotica trend by creating lavishly bold, roughly carved wood furniture and decor. The delightfully
Category

Vintage 1960s American Gothic Revival Lounge Chairs

Materials

Metal

Kindel Furniture French Louis XVI Carved Cherry Wood Cane Back Dining Chairs
By Kindel Furniture
Located in South Bend, IN
A gorgeous set of six French Louis XVI style dining chairs By Kindel Furniture USA, 1960s Carved
Category

Vintage 1960s American Louis XVI Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Upholstery, Cane, Cherry

1990s Baker Furniture Sculptural Carved Wood Lion Barrel Tub Chairs, Set of 2
By Baker Furniture Company
Located in Fort Lauderdale, FL
! Heavily lions motif along with gorgeous carved wood details, superior quality and construction
Category

1990s English Regency Club Chairs

Materials

Upholstery, Wood

Baker Furniture French Provincial Carved Oak and Burl Wood Dresser, Refinished
By Baker Furniture Company
Located in South Bend, IN
USA, Circa 1960s Carved oak, with burl wood drawer fronts and original brass hardware. Measures
Category

Mid-20th Century American French Provincial Dressers

Materials

Oak, Burl

Set of 4 Restored Vintage Witco Conquistador Tiki Chairs in Original Red Fur
By Witco, William Westenhaver / Witco
Located in Chattanooga, TN
creating lavishly bold, roughly carved wood furniture and decor. The delightfully dramatic furniture was so
Category

Vintage 1960s American Medieval Lounge Chairs

Materials

Metal

'2' Restored Vintage Witco Conquistador Tiki Throne Chairs in Original Red Fur
By Witco, William Westenhaver / Witco
Located in Chattanooga, TN
in 1959. The two capitalized on the exotica trend by creating lavishly bold, roughly carved wood
Category

Vintage 1960s American Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs

Materials

Metal

Faux Bois Carved Wood Armchairs
By Century Furniture
Located in Rochester, NY
A pair of pale whitewashed faux bois carved wood armchairs with beautifully aged original surface
Category

20th Century Hollywood Regency Armchairs

Materials

Fabric, Wood

 Faux Bois Carved Wood Armchairs
 Faux Bois Carved Wood Armchairs
H 39 in W 23 in D 20 in
Harden Furniture Georgian Solid Cherry Wood Nightstands, Pair
By Harden Furniture 1
Located in South Bend, IN
, Late 20th century Solid carved cherry wood, with original brass hardware. Measures: 26"W x 16"D x
Category

Late 20th Century American Georgian Night Stands

Materials

Brass

Harden Furniture Georgian Cherry Wood Double Pedestal Dining Table, Refinished
By Harden Furniture 1
Located in South Bend, IN
Furniture USA, Late 20th Century Carved solid cherry wood, with brass capped feet and brass casters
Category

Late 20th Century American Georgian Dining Room Tables

Materials

Brass

Kindel Furniture Hollywood Regency Chinoiserie Painted Cherry Wood Coffee Table
By Kindel Furniture
Located in South Bend, IN
Kindel Furniture USA, Circa 1980s Beautiful carved cherry wood, with hand painted Asian details
Category

Vintage 1980s American Chinoiserie Coffee and Cocktail Tables

Materials

Cherry, Paint

Kindel Furniture French Regency Louis XVI Cherry Wood Dining Table, Refinished
By Kindel Furniture
Located in South Bend, IN
, Circa 1980s Gorgeous carved cherry wood, with brass-capped feet. Measures: 58"W x 43.75"D x 29.13"H
Category

Vintage 1980s American Louis XVI Dining Room Tables

Materials

Brass

Harden Furniture Georgian Solid Cherry Wood Long Dresser, Newly Restored
By Harden Furniture 1
Located in South Bend, IN
Century Solid carved cherry wood, with original brass hardware. Measures: 69"W x 19.5"D x 34"H. Newly
Category

Late 20th Century American Georgian Dressers

Materials

Brass

Kindel Furniture French Provincial Louis XV Cherry Wood Dining Table, Refinished
By Kindel Furniture
Located in South Bend, IN
USA, Circa 1960s Stunning book-matched inlaid cherry wood top, with carved solid cherry wood
Category

Vintage 1960s American French Provincial Dining Room Tables

Materials

Cherry

Kindel Furniture French Regency Louis XVI Cherry Wood Nightstand, Refinished
By Kindel Furniture
Located in South Bend, IN
Carved cherry wood, with gold gilt details and brass hardware. Measures: 23.75" W x 18" D x 25.13" H
Category

Late 20th Century American Louis XVI Night Stands

Materials

Brass

Kindel Furniture French Regency Cherry Wood Flip Top Rolling Bar Cabinet
By Kindel Furniture
Located in South Bend, IN
Furniture USA, Circa 1960s Carved cherry wood, with burl wood under flip top, and original brass hardware
Category

Vintage 1960s American Regency Carts and Bar Carts

Materials

Brass

Baker Furniture French Provincial Louis XV Ornate Carved Fauteuils, Pair
By Baker Furniture Company
Located in South Bend, IN
, circa 1980s Carved solid wood frames, with horse and rider motif tapestry upholstery. Measures: 29
Category

Late 20th Century American French Provincial Lounge Chairs

Materials

Brass

Harden Furniture Queen Anne Solid Cherry Wood Nightstands or End Tables, Pair
By Harden Furniture 1
Located in South Bend, IN
20th century Solid carved cherry wood, with original brass hardware. Measures: 18" W x 27" D x
Category

Late 20th Century American Queen Anne End Tables

Materials

Brass

Baker Furniture Hollywood Regency Chinoiserie Burl Wood Side Tables, Refinished
By Baker Furniture Company
Located in South Bend, IN
Baker Furniture USA, Circa 1960s Burl wood tops, with carved oak legs. Measures: 21.75"W x 26"D
Category

Mid-20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Side Tables

Materials

Oak, Burl

Baker Furniture Regency Cherry Wood Double Pedestal Dining Table, Refinished
By Baker Furniture Company
Located in South Bend, IN
Furniture Italy, Late 20th Century Gorgeous book-matched banded cherry wood, with carved cherry wood
Category

Late 20th Century American Regency Dining Room Tables

Materials

Brass

Baker Furniture Georgian Cherry Wood Pedestal Extension Dining Table, Refinished
By Baker Furniture Company
Located in South Bend, IN
USA, Circa 1980s Beautiful book-matched cherry wood, with ebony string inlay, carved solid cherry
Category

Late 20th Century American Georgian Dining Room Tables

Materials

Brass

French Provincial Louis XV Cherry Wood Dresser by White Furniture, Refinished
Located in South Bend, IN
USA, Late 20th Century Carved cherry wood, with original brass hardware. Measures: 75.5"W x 22"D x
Category

Late 20th Century American French Provincial Dressers

Materials

Brass

Pair of French Carved Walnut Wood Baroque Style Armchairs
By Custom Furniture Builders
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Pair of custom made hand carved walnut armchairs. Ivory and Light Blue patterned upholstery
Category

Late 20th Century French Baroque Armchairs

Materials

Upholstery, Walnut

Vintage Walnut Step Tables by Bassett Furniture
By Bassett Furniture
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Furniture. Featuring gorgeously rich wood grains, sleek carved edges, a robust sled-leg base, and a
Category

Mid-20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Side Tables

Materials

Wood, Hardwood, Oak, Walnut

Kindel Furniture French Provincial Louis XV Cherry Wood King Size Headboard
By Kindel Furniture
Located in South Bend, IN
A gorgeous French Provincial Louis XV style carved cherry wood king size headboard By Kindel
Category

Vintage 1960s American French Provincial Beds and Bed Frames

Materials

Cherry

Baker Furniture William and Mary Walnut and Burl Wood Tea Table
By Baker Furniture Company
Located in South Bend, IN
By Baker Furniture USA, Circa 1960s Book-matched walnut top, carved solid walnut legs, burl
Category

Mid-20th Century American William and Mary Side Tables

Materials

Brass

Baker Furniture Italian Provincial Mahogany and Burl Wood Sideboard, Refinished
By Baker Furniture Company
Located in South Bend, IN
Furniture, "Milling Road" Collection Italy, Circa 1990s Carved mahogany, with burl wood drawer fronts, and
Category

1990s Italian French Provincial Sideboards

Materials

Brass

Carved Walnut Neo-Renaissance Dining Room Furniture
Located in SAINT-OUEN-SUR-SEINE, FR
"Carved Walnut Dining Room Furniture In Neo-Renaissance Style" Dining room furniture consisting of
Category

Antique 19th Century French Gothic Dining Room Sets

Materials

Wood, Walnut

French Regency Louis XVI Cherry Wood Fliptop Bar Cabinet by White Furniture
Located in South Bend, IN
White Furniture USA, circa 1970s Carved cherry wood, with original brass hardware. Measures: 38
Category

Vintage 1970s American Louis XVI Buffets

Materials

Brass

Custom Desk by Woodland Furniture
By Woodland Furniture
Located in Bridgeport, CT
. All with carved darker wood knob pulls. Raised on a plain base. W. 68", Depth 32", H. 31 1/2
Category

20th Century Country Desks and Writing Tables

Materials

Wood

Custom Desk by Woodland Furniture
Custom Desk by Woodland Furniture
H 31.5 in W 68 in D 32 in
Kindel Furniture French Regency Cherry Wood and Cane Dining Chairs, Set of Four
By Kindel Furniture
Located in South Bend, IN
Carved cherry wood frames, with caned seat backs, and yellow needlepoint upholstered seats. Measures
Category

Vintage 1960s American Regency Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Upholstery, Cane, Cherry

Baker Furniture French Provincial Cherry Wood Dining Table with Parquet Top
By Baker Furniture Company
Located in South Bend, IN
, circa 1960s Book-matched cherry wood, with beautiful parquet top and carved cabriole legs
Category

Vintage 1960s American French Provincial Dining Room Tables

Materials

Cherry

Baker Furniture Italian Provincial Cherry and Burl Wood Console or Sofa Table
By Baker Furniture Company
Located in South Bend, IN
Furniture, "Milling Road" Collection Italy, Late 20th Century Gorgeous cherry and burl woods, with carved
Category

Late 20th Century Italian French Provincial Console Tables

Materials

Cherry, Burl

Baker Furniture Neoclassical Cherry Wood and Parcel Ebonized Sideboard Credenza
By Baker Furniture Company
Located in South Bend, IN
, "Palladian Collection" USA, Circa 1980s Carved cherry wood, with ebonized columns and feet, and
Category

Late 20th Century American Neoclassical Sideboards

Materials

Brass

Baker Furniture French Provincial Louis XV Walnut and Cherry Wood End Tables
By Baker Furniture Company
Located in South Bend, IN
, "Milling Road" Collection USA, 1960s Carved cherry wood, with beautiful book-matched walnut tops, and
Category

Vintage 1960s American Louis XV End Tables

Materials

Brass

Mid Century Wood Bench, Winchendon Furniture Co.
By Winchendon
Located in Riverdale, NY
Elegant Mid Century Wood Bench by the Winchendon Furniture Co. with shaped lobed back rest on a
Category

Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Benches

Materials

Wood

Baker Furniture French Provincial Louis XV Carved Oak Double Armoire Dresser
By Baker Furniture Company
Located in South Bend, IN
Furniture USA, Circa 1960s Carved oak, with inset burl wood on drawer fronts, and original brass hardware
Category

Vintage 1960s American French Provincial Wardrobes and Armoires

Materials

Brass

Baker Furniture French Provincial Cherry and Burl Wood Butler Coffee Table
By Baker Furniture Company
Located in South Bend, IN
, Circa 1960s Carved solid cherry, with burled olive wood top. Measures: 30.5" W x 18" D x 22.75" H
Category

Mid-20th Century American French Provincial Coffee and Cocktail Tables

Materials

Cherry, Burl

Baker Furniture Queen Anne Burled Walnut and Cherry Wood Coffee Table
By Baker Furniture Company
Located in South Bend, IN
walnut top, with carved cherry wood legs. Measures: 35" W x 29" D x 20.75" H. Very good original
Category

Late 20th Century American Queen Anne Coffee and Cocktail Tables

Materials

Cherry, Burl

Baker Furniture Queen Anne Cherry and Burl Wood Console Table, Newly Refinished
By Baker Furniture Company
Located in South Bend, IN
Carved cherry and burl woods with shell motif, cabriole legs, and original brass hardware. Measures
Category

Late 20th Century American Queen Anne Console Tables

Materials

Brass

Pair of Cushman Furniture Co. Early American Carved Wood Captain's Dining Chairs
By H.T. Cushman Manufacturing Company
Located in Weymouth, MA
Pair of Cushman Furniture Company carved wood early American style captains chairs (with arms
Category

Late 20th Century American American Craftsman Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Wood

Baker Furniture Neoclassical Cocktail Table with Carved Lion Heads and Burl Top
By Baker Furniture Company
Located in South Bend, IN
, late 20th century Burled olive wood top, with ebonized Greek Key design, on carved solid mahogany
Category

Late 20th Century American Neoclassical Coffee and Cocktail Tables

Materials

Mahogany, Burl

Century Furniture Highbacked Crocodile Embossed Leather Armchair
By Century Furniture
Located in Toledo, OH
Century Furniture Highbacked Crocodile Embossed Leather Armchair. Circa 21st Century, pre-owned
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Armchairs

Materials

Crocodile, Wood

Baker Furniture French Regency Louis XVI Cherry Wood Sideboard, Newly Refinished
By Baker Furniture Company
Located in South Bend, IN
USA, Circa 1960s Carved solid cherry wood, with original brass hardware. Cabinet locks, and key is
Category

Vintage 1960s American Louis XVI Sideboards

Materials

Brass

Baker Furniture Regency Cherry Wood Demilune Console or Bar Cabinet, Refinished
By Baker Furniture Company
Located in South Bend, IN
, Circa 1980s Carved cherry wood, with original brass hardware. Measures: 37" W x 15.5" D x 34" H
Category

Late 20th Century American Regency Cabinets

Materials

Brass

Carved Wood Mermaid
Located in Norwell, MA
Mermaid in upright position with the upswept tail. Distressed painted finish. Circa 2010.
Category

Early 2000s Asian Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Wood, Paint

Carved Wood Mermaid
Carved Wood Mermaid
H 40 in W 9 in D 8 in
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Carved Wood Furniture For Sale on 1stDibs

Choose from an assortment of styles, material and more in our collection of carved wood furniture on 1stDibs. Frequently made of wood, metal and glass, every piece of carved wood furniture was constructed with great care. There are 26998 variations of the antique or vintage item from our selection of carved wood furniture you’re looking for, while we also have 1388 modern editions of this piece to choose from as well. You’ve searched high and low for the perfect choice in our collection of carved wood furniture — we have versions that date back to the 18th Century alongside those produced as recently as the 21st Century are available. An object in our assortment of carved wood furniture made by Louis XVI designers — as well as those associated with Baroque — is very popular. Interi, Amorph Inc. and Andrianna Shamaris each produced at least one beautiful option in this array of carved wood furniture that is worth considering.

How Much is a Carved Wood Furniture?

Prices for a piece of carved wood furniture start at $1 and top out at $750,000 with the average selling for $2,801.
Questions About Carved Wood Furniture
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    There are many methods and types of wood carving, including chip, relief, Scandinavian flat-plane, lovespoon, whittling and florentine. Each type uses different tools and can create decorative carvings on both display pieces and furniture. Browse a wide range of carved wood pieces on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertMay 5, 2023
    A Paete wood carving is a decorative wooden object produced by artisans in Paete, Philippines. In 2005, the village was officially dubbed the Woodcarving Capital of the Philippines due to the intricate sculptures and statues produced there. Shop a variety of wood art from some of the world’s top galleries on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    Jepara wood carving is the intricate wood carving art that comes from the city of Jepara in Indonesia. Artisans typically work with teak wood to create beautiful carved detail and scenes in a piece of furniture. Shop a collection of Jepara wood carvings on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    A Chinese wood carving is a decorative object carved by hand by Chinese artisans out of local wood, such as nanmu, zitan, bomu or yinxing. This form of sculpture is sometimes called mudiao. On 1stDibs, find a range of Chinese wood carvings.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    Japanese wood carving is an art form in which artists produce intricate figurines and other objects by cutting and shaping blocks of zelkova, camphor or paulownia wood. In Japanese, the artwork is known as inami. Find a selection of Japanese wood carvings on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertSeptember 25, 2019

    The woods used in making furniture are categorized as softwood, which comes from evergreens; hardwood, from trees like oak, ash and mahogany; or hard & soft, referring to maple wood, which comes in both a soft and a hard variety.

  • 1stDibs ExpertFebruary 22, 2021
    Bleaching furniture is quite easy as a process. Pour bleach onto a rag and wipe it evenly onto the wood, as if applying to a counter until the bleach feels dry. To achieve a lighter color, simply repeat.
  • 1stDibs ExpertSeptember 25, 2019

    Bocote is the most expensive wood for furniture.

  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 11, 2024
    Many companies make wood furniture. In fact, wood is one of the most commonly used materials for furniture construction. Some well-known makers include Hans J. Wegner, Stephanie Odegard Collection, Andrianna Shamaris, Stickley Furniture, Bassett Furniture, Baker Furniture Company and Cassina. Find a wide range of antique, vintage and contemporary wood furniture on 1stDibs.
    1stDibs ExpertApril 11, 2024
    Many companies make wood furniture. In fact, wood is one of the most commonly used materials for furniture construction. Some well-known makers include Hans J. Wegner, Stephanie Odegard Collection, Andrianna Shamaris, Stickley Furniture, Bassett Furniture, Baker Furniture Company and Cassina. Find a wide range of antique, vintage and contemporary wood furniture on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertOctober 19, 2021
    The difference between carving and sculpture is that carving is a carved object, whereas sculpture is the art of shaping figures or designs — because sculpture can involve adding material (i.e., working with plaster, creating a mold to be cast in bronze), it is considered “additive” versus the “subtractive” act of carving.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    In Bali, many different types of woods are used for carving. Some examples include albesia, crocodile wood, rain tree, hibiscus, jackfruit, teak, mahogany and sandalwood. On 1stDibs, you can shop a range of Balinese wood art, furniture and decorative objects.
  • 1stDibs ExpertMarch 3, 2023
    What carved wood art is called depends on the type of piece. Three-dimensional pieces created by hand-carving wood are whittlings, while carvings into a flat piece of wood are reliefs. Shop a collection of wood art from some of the world's top galleries on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    In Bali, Indonesia, Jackfruit is considered the best wood when it comes to carving. Jackfruit is a medium hardwood, resistant to termite attacks and is easy to polish. You’ll find a variety of Indonesian carvings from some of the world’s top sellers on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    Antique carved wood can be identified by how it is made. Antique carvings were done by hand, so nicks and cuts will indicate carvings completed with a plane or knife. In addition, hand-carved wood will not be uniform or have perfect symmetry. Always works with a certified appraiser to determine the exact date and value of an item. Find a variety of antique carved wood furniture and decor on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertMarch 31, 2023
    What wood is used for African wood carvings varies. Iroko, mahogany and ebony are frequently chosen materials, but artisans may choose to work with whatever wood is available in their local areas. Shop a variety of African wood art from some of the world's top galleries on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertJune 15, 2023
    To tell if wood is hand-carved, first look for small marks in the wood that indicate hand tools were used to cut and shape the material. Hand-carved pieces may also have small irregularities, particularly along curved areas. However, it may be very difficult to tell the difference between machine-worked and hand-carved pieces in some cases. On 1stDibs, shop a range of wood furniture and decorative objects.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    Yes, in fact, pecan wood has been used for furniture, cabinetry and even in making certain tools. Pecan wood is durable and only moderately heavy. Shop a collection of pecan wood furniture from some of the world’s top sellers on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    Teakwood is a type of wood popularly used in Indonesian furniture. It is a tropical hardwood mainly used in Java, Indonesia, that can grow up to 130 feet tall. Shop a collection of Indonesian furniture from some of the world’s top sellers on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertNovember 2, 2021
    The best wood for outdoor furniture is a matter of preference. Teak, cypress, white oak and cedar are said to be among the most popular materials for outdoor furniture. Hardwoods are typically stronger and denser than their softwood counterparts when it comes to choosing the best tables and chairs for your patio and garden. On 1stDibs, find a variety of antique and vintage wooden outdoor furniture.
  • 1stDibs ExpertMarch 22, 2022
    Stickley furniture is made from a variety of wood types. However, the furniture manufacturer is best known for working with high-quality solid white oak wood. You'll find a collection of Stickley furniture from some of the world’s top sellers on 1stDibs.