Sack catalogue description: Chippendale mahogany claw-and-ball foot serpentine-front bureau, the molded top has serpentine sides and rounded corners, the finely sculptured claw-and-ball feet have swept-back talons; original bail brasses, the original patina of great depth and mellowness adds stature to this fine form. ----- Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 9, p. 2469, pl. P6194.
Chippendale mahogany serpentine-front bureau
Decoration and ornament -- Chippendale style Furniture -- United States
bureaus (chests of drawers) (AAT)
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New York, New York, United States 1957–1990
Sack, September 1989 This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.