Philadelphia, Philadelphia county, Pennsylvania, United States ca. 1750–1760
30 1/2 x 36 x 22 in.
Sack catalogue description: Queen Anne walnut lowboy retaining original impressive brass handles and escutcheons, the chamfered and stop-fluted side columns and unrestored old finish are particularly distinctive. Descended in the Folwell-Scull family, Philadelphia, and always retained in the family; a family inscription inside one drawer reads, "This stand was left to me by Sarah Folwell, sister of William Folwell, soon after I was married in 1873, and is very old. Josephine Folwell Scull." ----- Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 2, p. 300, pl. 732.
Queen Anne walnut lowboy
Decoration and ornament--Queen Anne style Furniture--United States
dressing tables (AAT) low chests (AAT)
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Israel Sack, Inc., Archive
New York, New York, United States 1957–1990
Sack, April 1965 This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.