Philadelphia, Philadelphia county, Pennsylvania, United States ca. 1750–1760
74 1/2 x 40 1/2 x 22 in.
Sack catalogue description: Queen Anne curly maple highboy, finely modeled stockinged drake feet, scrolled apron; magnificent golden patina of great warmth in which the original brasses seem to melt, a rare instance of the use of curly maple in a Philadelphia form. ----- Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 2, p. 462, pl. 1141.
Queen Anne curly maple highboy
Decoration and ornament -- Queen Anne style Furniture -- United States
high chests of drawers (AAT) highboys (AAT)
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New York, New York, United States 1957–1990
Sack, December 1968 This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.