About Duncan Phyfe Drop Leaf Tables
An iconic name in the history of craftsman, Duncan Phyfe is considered one of America's greatest cabinetmakers. The Duncan Phyfe drop leaf table is a remarkable piece of furniture inspired by this infamous designer. Phyfe's deep interest in translating European designs to modern furniture made him a founding father of Neoclassical furniture. You can find a vast inventory of drop leaf tables on eBay that represent the design characteristics of this skillful cabinetmaker. His mastery of symmetry, elevated proportions, and overall sophistication is represented fully. Drop leaf tables are a practical example of space saving techniques and are available in maple, cherry, and mahogany finishes. Duncan Phyfe furniture often features intricate woodwork that is complemented beautifully by these varied wood finishes. Display an antique Duncan Phyfe dining table with a large sketched surface, two side drop leafs, double drawers with uniquely shaped drawer handles, a bottom storage level, and finely carved pedestal legs. You can also find side tables in the same distinctive style. Use these as end tables in your living room or bedroom and add a classical touch of authentic American heritage.