Sale 10AM01 | Lot 217

Chippendale Mahogany High Chest

Catalogue: American Furniture & Decorative Arts
Chippendale Mahogany High Chest

Lot Details

Lot 217
Chippendale Mahogany High Chest
In the Pennsylvania manner, part 18th century
In two parts, the scrolling pediment with molded and dentilated edge terminating in a pair of rosettes centering a vacant plinth, above a straight fret carved frieze, three aligned small and four long graduated drawers; the lower section with one long and three short drawers, the center drawer with shell carving, over a shaped apron with central shell carving, raised on acanthus carved cabriole legs ending in ball and claw feet. Height 8 feet, width 47 inches, depth 23 inches.
Garvan Collection, sold at Parke Bernet Galleries, New York, Sale 3106, lot 172

Estate of Sara K. Greene

Estimate: $35,000 - $45,000

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Major modifications; legs replaced, carving is late 19th/early 20th century, pediment is a late 19th/early 20th century replacement, carved skirt is a later alteration.

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Estimate: $35,000 - $45,000

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American Furniture & Decorative Arts

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