Chest of drawers

Creator:
Huse, E., active ca. 1760-1780 (probably)
Published/Created:
Newburyport, Essex county, Massachusetts, United States
ca. 1760–1780
Physical Description:
30 1/4 x 36 x 19 1/2 in.
Materials:
Mahogany; brass
Notes:
Sack catalogue description: Chippendale mahogany serpentine-front bureau with blocked ends, desirable small size and compact proportions, original bold willow brasses. The contemporary brand of "E. HUSE" probably refers to a Newburyport maker.
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Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 9, p. 2396, pl. P5990.
Variant Titles:
Chippendale mahogany serpentine-front bureau
Topics:
Decoration and ornament -- Chippendale style
Furniture -- United States
Period/Style:
Chippendale
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
5990
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, July 1988
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:
10987125
OID:
11887995
PID:
digcoll:847931

Number of Pages: 2
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