Salem, Essex county, Massachusetts, United States ca. 1780–1790
33 5/8 x 39 5/8 x 22 1/2 in.
Sack catalogue description: Chippendale mahogany inlaid serpentine-front bureau showing Federal influence, the graduated drawers solid with fine figured grain, line-inlaid borders and original bale brasses; the top with serpentine front and sides with boxed inlaid borders, bracket feet and center pendant with line-inlaid panels, beautiful faded golden brown patina. ----- Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 7, p. 1742, pl. P4864.
Chippendale mahogany serpentine-front bureau
Decoration and ornament -- Chippendale style Furniture -- United States
bureaus (chests of drawers) (AAT)
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New York, New York, United States 1957–1990
Sack, May 1980 This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.