Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts, United States ca. 1800–1810
39 1/2 x 41 x 21 3/4 in.
Mahogany; birch; rosewood; maple; brass
Sack catalogue description: Sheraton mahogany chest of drawers with reeded turret columns, finely turned bulbous reeded legs, scrolled apron; the three-paneled veneered drawer fronts have center oval of figured birch in rosewood panels flanked by bird's-eye maple panels with outer borders of dark and light rosewood, original lion's head knobs with Grecian key borders, the top edge and apron with lunette inlay in the manner of John Seymour; mellow light patina. ----- Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 7, p. 1809, pl. P4999.
Sheraton mahogany chest of drawers
Decoration and ornament -- Sheraton style Furniture -- United States
bureaus (chests of drawers) (AAT)
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New York, New York, United States 1957–1990
Sack, November 1980 This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.