Chest on frame

Creator:
Townsend, John, 1732-1809, and Goddard, John, 1723-1785 (group), active late 1730s-late 1770s
Published/Created:
Newport, Newport county, Rhode Island, United States
ca. 1750–1760
Physical Description:
62 1/4 x 37 1/2 x 19 in.
Materials:
Maple; brass
Notes:
Sack catalogue description: Queen Anne maple chest on frame, finely modeled cabriole legs and pad feet, scrolled apron with center pendant in the Newport manner; original brasses, bears old mellow mahoganized finish. Townsend-Goddard group; descended in the Goodrich family that owned the oldest house in Belleville, New Jersey.
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Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 2, p. 461, pl. 1140.
Variant Titles:
Queen Anne maple chest on frame
Topics:
Decoration and ornament -- Queen Anne style
Furniture -- United States
Period/Style:
Queen Anne
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
2657
Genre:
chests on frames (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, December 1968
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:
10994148
PID:
digcoll:1024908