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Chest of drawers

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The top of the bow front chest is inlaid with a string of pyramid stringing. The four drawers each have a string of maple around the edge, and are fitted with oval brasses and inset brass keyholes. The skirt is scalloped at the sides and is deply bowed in front with a central arch cut out. There...

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Provenance

History of ownership: Early history unknown; 1918, gift of Mrs. Henrietta Page (Accession Date September 12, 1918).

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Henrietta Page

1800–20

Object Place

Massachusetts or New Hampshire

Catalogue Raisonné

Randall 36

Dimensions

Overall: 96 x 55 x 110.5 cm (37 13/16 x 21 5/8 x 43 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

18.412

Medium or Technique

Mahogany, pine, inlaid woods

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Furniture, Case Furniture and Boxes