Chest of drawers

Published/Created:
Massachusetts, United States
ca. 1780–1790
Physical Description:
33 1/2 x 40 1/4 x 22 1/2 in.
Materials:
mahogany
Notes:
Sack catalogue description: Chippendale mahogany serpentine-front bureau with ogee bracket feet, line-inlaid drawer and top borders, the sweep of the serpentine curve is accentuated by sharply pointed corners continuing from the corners of the top through the curve of the ogee bracket feet.
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Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 3, p. 754, pl. P3204.
Variant Titles:
Chippendale mahogany serpentine-front bureau
Topics:
Decoration and ornament -- Chippendale style
Furniture -- United States
Period/Style:
Chippendale
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
3204
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, September 1971
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:
10986984
PID:
digcoll:846852