Chest of drawers

Published/Created:
Philadelphia, Philadelphia county, Pennsylvania, United States
ca. 1760–1780
Physical Description:
33 1/2 x 32 3/4 x 20 1/2 in.
Materials:
walnut
Notes:
Sack catalogue description: Chippendale walnut chest of drawers of rare small size and dynamic proportions, the case has four rows of graduated drawers, the top row two divided drawers with crotch figured fronts and flanked by fluted quarter columns; molded top with notched corners, platformed ogee bracket feet, beautiful mellow brown 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. 1781, pl. P5012.
Variant Titles:
Chippendale walnut chest of drawers
Topics:
Decoration and ornament -- Chippendale style
Furniture -- United States
Period/Style:
Chippendale
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
5012
Genre:
bureaus (chests of drawers) (AAT)
Format:
Image
Physical Object
Content Type:
Furnishings & Decorative Arts
Prints & Photographs
Rights:
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Access Restrictions:
Public
Source Title:
Israel Sack, Inc., Archive
Source Created:
New York, New York, United States
1957–1990
Source Note:
Sack, November 1980
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 pointer:
10987069
OID:
11887982
PID:
digcoll:847557

Number of Pages: 2
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