High chest of drawers

Published/Created:
New Hampshire, United States
ca. 1760–1780
Physical Description:
78 1/4 x 37 3/4 x 19 in.
Materials:
maple
Notes:
Sack catalogue description: Queen Anne maple highboy with fan-carved drawer in upper and lower case section, the cyma-shaped apron is centered by "salamander" scrolls typical of the Dunlap school, the bottom drawer is actually one deep drawer with a façade simulating two rows of drawers, including the fan-carved center.
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Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 10, p. 2564, pl. P6222.
Variant Titles:
Queen Anne maple highboy
Topics:
Decoration and ornament -- Queen Anne style
Furniture -- United States
Period/Style:
Queen Anne
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
6222
Genre:
high chests of drawers (AAT)
highboys (AAT)
Format:
Image
Physical Object
Content Type:
Furnishings & Decorative Arts
Prints & Photographs
Rights:
The use of this image may be subject to the copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) or to site license or other rights management terms and conditions. The person using the image is liable for any infringement
Access Restrictions:
Public
Source Title:
Israel Sack, Inc., Archive
Source Created:
New York, New York, United States
1957–1990
Source Note:
Sack, 1990
This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.
Folder:
Folder 10978 nc cab2dr1 tif_complete
Yale Collection:
Yale University Art Gallery
Digital Collection:
Israel Sack Furniture Archive
oid pointer:
10994460
OID:
12029824
PID:
digcoll:1024515

Number of Pages: 2
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