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How to Spot Heywood-Wakefield Furniture
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An early Heywood Wakefield/Art Nouveau style antique wicker armchair dating from the turn of the century. Decorated with elaborate scrolled curlicues.
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Heywood-Wakefield’s phillips head instead of course, modern or antique drawer pulls with the date with the. Newer pieces to look to see if the.
Born out of a kind of spontaneous combustion of Art Deco, Modern and Scandinavian styles, Heywood-Wakefield furniture was everyman’s furnishings in the ’40s and ’50s. Young marrieds bought it intending to use it for a lifetime. Its life span, however, was shorter than the newlyweds’. Just 20 years later, the striking blond furniture with the streamlined shapes fell from grace to become nothing more than thrift-shop and garage-sale bargains.
But it didn’t stay out of favor long, as revivals go. The combination of high design and top quality materials mostly maple and birch before World War II, and birch afterward have been cause for an early comeback. Savvy furniture buyers today, dissatisfied with the imitative nature of contemporary furniture, are finding Heywood- Wakefield a satisfying alternative. It’s still available, still very reasonable. And Heywood-Wakefield is highly distinguishable by its range of hair-salon blond shades, ranging from champagne, amber, honey, wheat and platinum opaquely lacquered over maple and birch.
Heywood-Wakefield dining chairs
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Dining Room Contents: Heywood Wakefield furniture to include: china cabinet with contents (china, crystal, silverware, etc.), and dining table with chairs.
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A truly unique Heywood-Wakefield design. The removable crown glass china cabinet hutch section features three separate doors that open onto a spacious compartment with two adjustable plate display shelves. The doors have high-quality rounded bubble glass fronts and magnetic closures.
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Though the tiling and facade had a Spanish look, take those elements away and the architecture essentially was the modern box the couple wanted.
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John just got home with some new things just posted! The Sculptura line has been one of the more populart design of Heywood Wakefield. M, circa We have two other matching pieces that were purchased from the same home that are currently available.
All Original Mid-Century Modern Heywood Wakefield sideboard / buffet / credenza with hutch / china cabinet / bar, dating from January 26th, A truly unique.
Originally called Streamline Maple, these early pieces were labeled with one of several styles of paper tag. The tags were generally affixed to the back or underside in the case of tables of the furniture. This has left a lot of the most classic, coveted vintage Heywood-Wakefield pieces without a label for easy identification. However, there are clues that can help determine if what you have is a genuine Heywood-Wakefield item.
This furniture was first known as Streamline Maple because that was the original wood used, along with birch, which is very similar. In , Streamline Maple became Streamline Modern; maple was still used for some furniture, but by , Heywood-Wakefield switched exclusively to birch. If you can identify types of wood by its color and grain pattern, this is another clue.