Artisans of the Valley
Thomas Sheraton was a teacher, preacher, bookseller,
fanatic, and pamphleteer in addition to being a furniture
He was not a master craftsman, but he exerted a
tremendous influence on furniture craftsmen through
his designs in his four books.
He jobbed out all orders to cabinetmakers, who
executed his designs.
Sheraton designed the first twin beds, roll-top desks,
kidney-shaped tables, and dual-purpose furniture.
Slender, refined, delicate designs that are structurally
sound and durable in construction.