Chest of drawers

Creator:
Seymour, John, 1738-1818 (school of)
Published/Created:
Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts, United States
Physical Description:
38 3/4 x 41 1/2 x 22 in.
Materials:
Mahogany; rosewood; satinwood; ivory
Notes:
Sack catalogue description: Sheraton mahogany bureau, four drawers with rosewood crossbanded borders and ivory escutcheons, the drawers are flanked by turret columns; the arched apron has satinwood spandrels on front and sides with fluted plinths ending in bulbous feet, beautiful mellow brown patina; school of John Seymour.
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Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 8, p. 2131, pl. P5578.
Variant Titles:
Sheraton mahogany bureau
Topics:
Decoration and ornament -- Sheraton style
Furniture -- United States
Period/Style:
Federal
Sheraton
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
5578
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, June 1984
This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.
Folder:
Folder 10718 cab4dr1 tif
Yale Collection:
Yale University Art Gallery
Digital Collection:
Israel Sack Furniture Archive
oid pointer:
10987100
OID:
11887990
PID:
digcoll:848062

Number of Pages: 2
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