Chest of drawers

Published/Created:
Massachusetts, United States
ca. 1780–1790
Physical Description:
32 x 38 x 21 3/8 in.
Materials:
Mahogany; brass
Notes:
Sack catalogue description: Chippendale mahogany oxbow bureau, ogee bracket feet, original chased brasses with plume motif; the smooth swell of the solid drawer fronts is heightened by an undulating sweeping figure with the top exhibiting equally choice figure, mellow brown patina with golden undertones.
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Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 3, p. 591, pl. 1356; vol. 6, p. 1606, pl. P3033.
Variant Titles:
Chippendale mahogany oxbow bureau
Topics:
Decoration and ornament -- Chippendale style
Furniture -- United States
Period/Style:
Chippendale
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
3033
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:
Public
Source Title:
Israel Sack, Inc., Archive
Source Created:
New York, New York, United States
1957–1990
Source Note:
Sack, January 1970; Sack, October 1978
This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.
Folder:
Folder 9869 box 3 tiff
Yale Collection:
Yale University Art Gallery
Digital Collection:
Israel Sack Furniture Archive
oid pointer:
10984060
OID:
11879720
PID:
digcoll:848011

Number of Pages: 2
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