High chest of drawers : detail of carved fan

Creator:
Frothingham, Benjamin, Jr., 1734-1809 (attributed)
Published/Created:
Charlestown, Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts, United States
ca. 1740–1760
Physical Description:
89 x 39 3/4 x 21 in.
Materials:
Mahogany; brass
Notes:
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.
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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.
Variant Titles:
Queen Anne mahogany bonnet top highboy
Topics:
Decoration and ornament--Queen Anne style
Furniture--United States
Period/Style:
Queen Anne
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
6042A
Genre:
high chests of drawers (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, July 1988
This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.
Folder:
Folder 10319 cab1dr4 tiff
Yale Collection:
Yale University Art Gallery
Digital Collection:
Israel Sack Furniture Archive
oid pointer:
10968736
OID:
11870886
PID:
digcoll:1024745

Number of Pages: 1
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