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Philippe Raveleau

Ornamentalist sculptor on wood
20 rue du Moulin
85130 La Verrie

Sale to private individuals and professionals
The company is specialised in ornamental wood carving. They carve frames, bookshelves, porte-cocheres, church pulpits, woodwork, etc.

The director makes freehand drawings, creates a clay or plasticine model by hand and then reproduces it in carved wood.

He works with various woods (linden, walnut, oak, mahogany, chestnut and sometimes exotic woods) and produces casting prototypes as well as resins.

The company has worked on important heritage projects such as the woodwork at the Basilica of Sarlat, Château de Chantilly, mouldings for the Louvre and for the Picasso Museum, and the historical indoor woodwork at Hôtel Lambert, etc.