Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts, United States ca. 1735–1750
29 3/4 x 33 3/4 x 21 1/2 in.
Sack catalogue description: Queen Anne walnut and walnut veneered lowboy, a beautifully proportioned and compact example, the case with one drawer over a row of three drawers with crotch veneered fronts and herringbone borders and retaining the original bat wing brasses; the apron with arched and cyma-shaped center, the molded top with notched corners is veneered with eight squares of carefully matched quartered segments, herringbone and crossbanded borders. The piece is in original condition with the original undisturbed finish; the eight-segmented veneered top is a rarity. ----- Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 8, p. 2070, pl. P5536.
Queen Anne walnut veneered lowboy
Decoration and ornament--Queen Anne style Furniture--United States
dressing tables (AAT) low chests (AAT)
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New York, New York, United States 1957–1990
Sack, June 1984 This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.