The Cabinetmaker’s Guide (Volume 6): French Furniture (1715-1870)



CMG 6 cover(Note: these are large files and downloads will take a while. The photos are not the highest of quality because it is the drawings that are of prime importance.)


  • Introduction to Vol. 6: French Furniture.
  • SECTION I: Construction Notes and Bills of Material.
  • SECTION II: FURNITURE PLANS & PATTERNS: Louis XV Side Chair; Louis XV Arm Chair (Fauteuil); Second Empire Caned Side Chair; Louis XVI Open Arm Chair; Louis XVI Upholstered Closed Arm Chair (Bergeres); Second Empire Caned Country Settee; Louis XV Small Table; Louis XV Small Table with Drawer; Louis XV Style Night Stand; Louis XV Style Three Drawer Stand; Second Empire Country Dining Table; Louis XV Style Chest (Commode); Painted Louis XV Regency Commode; Oak Armoire (c. 1780); 18th Century Pine Country Cabinet (Armoire a Deux Corps); Second Empire Buffet and Shelf; Louis XV Style Women’s Desk; Louis XV Daybed; Louis XVI Bedstead; Louis XV Polish Bed (Lit A La Polonaise); Louis XV Polish Bed Canopy; and Three Pedestals