Chest of drawers

Published/Created:
Philadelphia, Philadelphia county, Pennsylvania, United States
ca. 1750–1780
Physical Description:
31 1/2 x 35 1/2 x 20 1/2 in.
Materials:
Mahogany; brass
Notes:
Sack catalogue description: Small Chippendale mahogany bureau with ogee bracket feet and fluted quarter columns, original bale brasses, unusual and compact size with exceptional quality of craftsmanship and figured close-grained mahogany.
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Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 1, p. 218, pl. 552.
Variant Titles:
Small Chippendale mahogany bureau
Topics:
Decoration and ornament -- Chippendale style
Furniture -- United States
Period/Style:
Chippendale
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
0991
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 1962
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:
10986910
PID:
digcoll:846912