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Chippendale Cherry Reverse SerpentineChest of Drawers

Auction:
2431
Lot:
329
Sold for:
$11,258$9,500

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2431
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 01, 2008 3:00PM

Description:

Chippendale Cherry Reverse SerpentineChest of Drawers, probably Connecticut, late 18th/early 19th century, with molded top, scratchbeaded molded conforming drawers on ogee bracket feet, old refinish, (minor restoration), ht. 32, wd. 36 1/2, dp. 20 in.

Note: Chalk inscription on a drawer bottom reads "Luther/H---"; Backboard also with chalk inscription which reads "----/ Eliphalet."
Estimate $4,000-6,000

right side shrinkage crack; three feet patched on one side each about 3 inches; base scuffed.

Keywords

Cherry Reverse, Connecticut, Chest of drawers, Furniture

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