Chest of drawers

Published/Created:
Rhode Island, United States
Massachusetts, United States
ca. 1780–1800
Physical Description:
35 1/2 x 38 1/2 x 20 3/4 in.
Materials:
Mahogany; ivory
Notes:
Sack catalogue description: Hepplewhite mahogany bow-front bureau with cyma-scrolled apron and flaring French feet, the deeply bowed drawers retain the original molded ivory knobs and diamond escutcheons, fine mellow patina. Rhode Island or Massachusetts.
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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. 2505, pl. P6160.
Variant Titles:
Hepplewhite mahogany bow-front bureau
Topics:
Decoration and ornament -- Hepplewhite style
Furniture -- United States
Period/Style:
Federal
Hepplewhite
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
6160
Genre:
bureaus (chests of drawers) (AAT)
Format:
Image
Physical Object
Content Type:
Furnishings & Decorative Arts
Prints & Photographs
Rights:
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Access Restrictions:
Public
Source Title:
Israel Sack, Inc., Archive
Source Created:
New York, New York, United States
1957–1990
Source Note:
Sack, September 1989
This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.
Folder:
Folder 10718 cab4dr1 tif
Yale Collection:
Yale University Art Gallery
Digital Collection:
Israel Sack Furniture Archive
OID:
10987146
PID:
digcoll:846786