The Modern Master Allan Breed
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Growing up in New Hampshire, Allan Breed began buying, repairing, and reselling antique furniture in his early teens, and before he was 20, he was serving an apprenticeship in conservation at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.
In the decades since, he has worked as a consultant and conservator on some of the most prominent pieces of American period furniture, and has reproduced hundreds of pieces, including the famous Nicholas Brown Desk and Bookcase, and the Newport secretary built by John Goddard that sold at auction for $12.
1 million.Prized by Sotheby's and Christie's as an expert on period craftsmanship, Al also teaches classes in carving and period furniture making in his New Hampshire shop...