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Project by pedrorc posted 12-30-2007 05:25 PM 1371 views 1 time favorited 15 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Now is the final aspect of the bishop chair

-- Pedro Rodrigues da Costa, Sintra, Portugal





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Dadoo

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#1 posted 12-30-2007 05:26 PM

You did good!

-- Bob Vila would be so proud of you!

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iSawitfirst

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#2 posted 12-30-2007 07:39 PM

Great job!

The chair is very worthy of the time you put into it.

-- The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance. Aristotle

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dennis mitchell

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#3 posted 12-30-2007 09:04 PM

Great job. What a chunk of history! We just don’t build them like that any more. Skill and craftsmanship.

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#4 posted 12-30-2007 09:43 PM

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Karson

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#5 posted 12-30-2007 09:46 PM

Great, Fantastic, wonderful A superb job. I wanted to get all of those comments out of the way.

It’s OK.

LOL.

Great Restoration. How many hours involved.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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#6 posted 12-30-2007 10:09 PM

It is beautiful.

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Thos. Angle

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#7 posted 12-30-2007 11:40 PM

Muy Bueno!

-- Thos. Angle, Jordan Valley, Oregon

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mot

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#8 posted 12-30-2007 11:51 PM

Amazing!

-- You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than in a year of conversation. (Plato)

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jockmike2

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#9 posted 12-31-2007 02:02 AM

Yea all that and mucho grande pronto. mike

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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cajunpen

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#10 posted 12-31-2007 08:27 AM

Great looking

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased." http://www.cajunpen.com/

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Jiri Parkman

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#11 posted 12-31-2007 11:09 AM

Great.

-- Jiri

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iSawitfirst

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#12 posted 12-31-2007 02:25 PM

Do you have any info on the history of the chair?

-- The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance. Aristotle

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#13 posted 01-03-2008 04:03 AM

Pedro – your work is always stunning!

-- The Gnarly Wood Shoppe

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#14 posted 01-03-2008 04:56 AM

It’s amazing that chair is still in excellent condition.. Karson forgot one.. MAGNIFICENT!

-- Jamie, Kentucky

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pedrorc

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#15 posted 01-04-2008 04:24 PM

Thanks guys, this chair is from a Benedictine monastery in Porto, north of Portugal

-- Pedro Rodrigues da Costa, Sintra, Portugal

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