High chest of drawers

Published/Created:
Norwich, New London county, Connecticut, United States, or vicinity
ca. 1760–1780
Physical Description:
32 3/4 x 17 3/4 x 9 3/4 in.
Materials:
maple
Notes:
Sack catalogue description: Queen Anne curly maple miniature highboy, the drawers of the upper case are flanked by freestanding fluted columns, the boldly curved bandy cabriole legs integrate with the vibrantly scrolled apron to form a dramatic silhouette. Ex-collection Mrs. Ingersoll, Hartford, Connecticut.
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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. 2673, pl. P6344.
Variant Titles:
Queen Anne maple miniature highboy
Topics:
Decoration and ornament -- Queen Anne style
Furniture -- United States
Period/Style:
Queen Anne
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
6344
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, October 1991
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:
10994466
PID:
digcoll:1024948