Charlestown, Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts, United States ca. 1740–1760
89 x 39 3/4 x 21 in.
Sack catalogue description: Queen Anne San Domingan mahogany bonnet top highboy, fan-carved drawer in upper and lower case sections, original brasses. Attributed to Benjamin Frothingham, Jr.; the relationship between this highboy and the curly mahogany highboy signed by Frothingham in the Winterthur Museum supports the attribution. ----- Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 9, p. 2395, pl. P6042. YUAG catalogue note: The related highboy signed by Benjamin Frothingham, Jr. in the collection of the Winterthur Museum, Delaware is object 1967.1445.
Queen Anne mahogany bonnet top highboy
Decoration and ornament--Queen Anne style Furniture--United States
high chests of drawers (AAT)
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New York, New York, United States 1957–1990
Sack, July 1988 This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.