Portsmouth, Rockingham county, New Hampshire, United States ca. 1780–1800
36 x 41 x 21 1/4 in.
Mahogany; birch; maple; brass
Sack catalogue description: Hepplewhite bow-front bureau with mahogany veneered fronts, birch top and sides, tall French feet; scrolled apron centered by inlaid sunburst, the drawers and apron have curly maple borders, original chased brasses; a choice nut brown patina enhances the beauty of the front. ----- Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 4, p. 1109, pl. P4007.
Hepplewhite bow-front bureau
Decoration and ornament -- Hepplewhite style Furniture -- United States
bureaus (chests of drawers) (AAT)
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New York, New York, United States 1957–1990
Sack, June 1974 This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.