Chest of drawers

Published/Created:
Massachusetts, United States
Probably Springfield, Hampden county, Massachusetts, United States
ca. 1790–1810
Physical Description:
34 1/2 x 41 x 21 3/4 in.
Materials:
Cherry; brass
Notes:
Sack catalogue description: Hepplewhite cherry inlaid bow-front bureau, the drawers with inlaid diamond escutcheons and original brasses flanked by wavy inlaid columns, the diamond inlaid panel with black and white floral corners is repeated on the top (see detail); the top has black and white fan quadrants in the corners, beautiful amber patina.
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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. 1739, pl. P4883.
Variant Titles:
Hepplewhite cherry bow-front bureau
Topics:
Decoration and ornament -- Hepplewhite style
Furniture -- United States
Period/Style:
Federal
Hepplewhite
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
4883
Folder:
Folder 10718 cab4dr1 tif
Genre:
bureaus (chests of drawers) (AAT)
Format:
Image
Physical Object
Content Type:
Furnishings & Decorative Arts
Prints & Photographs
Rights:
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Access Restrictions:
Open Access
Source Title:
Israel Sack, Inc., Archive
Source Created:
New York, New York, United States
1957–1990
Source Note:
Sack, May 1980
This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.
Yale Collection:
Yale University Art Gallery
Digital Collection:
Israel Sack Furniture Archive
oid pointer:
10987062
OID:
11887979
PID:
digcoll:847456

Number of Pages: 2
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