Chest of drawers

Published/Created:
Connecticut, United States
ca. 1760–1780
Physical Description:
30 3/4 x 33 3/4 x 20 1/4 in.
Materials:
Cherry; brass
Notes:
Sack catalogue description: Chippendale cherry oxbow bureau with blocked ends and double ogee bracket feet, the dynamic impact of this piece is created by a compact case, bold blocking which continues on the inner brackets of the ogee feet and a bold overhang; the drawers retain the original brasses. Ex-collection Charles F. Montgomery.
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Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 10, p. 2560, pl. P6238.
Variant Titles:
Chippendale cherry oxbow bureau
Topics:
Decoration and ornament -- Chippendale style
Furniture -- United States
Period/Style:
Chippendale
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
6238
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, 1990
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:
10987148
OID:
11888001
PID:
digcoll:847960

Number of Pages: 2
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