wooden furnitures

Reading on a Quiet Afternoon. Carl Holsøe (Danish, 1863-1935). Oil on canvas.

Holsøe particularly focused on the pieces of polished wooden furniture, the white walls or woodwork, flooring, and other objects that decorate these drawing rooms, studying the fall of light on them. The female figure that he usually includes, sitting or standing, is merely another decorative element.

Star Z-45 submachine gun

Manufactured by Star Bonifacio Echeverria c.1945-50′s in Spain.
9x23mm Largo aka Bergmann Bayard, 30 round MP40 or 10 round removable box magazines, open bolt blowback select fire, folding skeleton stock, heat shield and muzzle break.

Basically a better MP40 with wooden furniture.


Fitting and installing of the mitered boards. They have a 5mm spline in the miter to prevent the boards from warping at the join. They are not glued to allow a bit of movement but not in the vertical plane. The boards were screwed from the bottom of the underconstruction. All surfaces, even the bottom, were also handplaned.