Tuesday, January 30, 2007

How Green was my Childhood


A large, 1930's Bermuda rigged-sloop pond racer, $4,200


English Country Antiques and Home Furnishings, is the Bridgehampton, New York, shop of Chris Mead, a photographer and author of books on design and gardening. Mead carries a wide range of materials, both old and new, primarily scouted in England. He offers a large collection of pond boats and vintage airplanes for hobbyists, as well as more rare pieces, such as the 19th-century children's furnishings, below.



Child's rocking horse, pine, circa 1880, $4,850



School pews, circa 1880, $2,250


www.ecantiques.com