Chest of drawers

Published/Created:
Salem, Essex county, Massachusetts, United States
ca. 1780–1790
Physical Description:
33 5/8 x 39 5/8 x 22 1/2 in.
Materials:
Mahogany; brass
Notes:
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.
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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. 1742, pl. P4864.
Variant Titles:
Chippendale mahogany serpentine-front bureau
Topics:
Decoration and ornament -- Chippendale style
Furniture -- United States
Period/Style:
Chippendale
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
4864
Folder:
Folder 10718 cab4dr1 tif
Genre:
bureaus (chests of drawers) (AAT)
Format:
Image
Physical Object
Content Type:
Furnishings & Decorative Arts
Prints & Photographs
Rights:
The use of this image may be subject to the copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) or to site license or other rights management terms and conditions. The person using the image is liable for any infringement
Access Restrictions:
Open Access
Source Title:
Israel Sack, Inc., Archive
Source Created:
New York, New York, United States
1957–1990
Source Note:
Sack, May 1980
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:
10987060
OID:
11887978
PID:
digcoll:847956

Number of Pages: 2
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