Chest of drawers

Published/Created:
Massachusetts, United States
ca. 1780–1800
Physical Description:
9 1/4 x 11 1/2 x 5 1/4 in.
Materials:
Mahogany; satinwood or birch
Notes:
Sack catalogue description: Miniature mahogany three-drawer chest of drawers, beautifully figured crotch satinwood or birch veneered drawer fronts with crossbanded borders, inlaid apron border; French feet and bowed apron, the drawer fronts have taken on a rich golden tone.
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Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 7, p. 1803, pl. P5014.
Variant Titles:
Miniature mahogany three-drawer chest of drawers
Topics:
Decoration and ornament -- Hepplewhite style
Furniture -- United States
Period/Style:
Federal
Hepplewhite
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
5014
Genre:
bureaus (chests of drawers) (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, November 1980
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:
10987071
PID:
digcoll:846811