Birch, Mahogany, and Bird's-eye Maple Veneer Elliptical-front Chest of Drawers
- Sold for:
- American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2880B
- Date / Time :
- February 27, 2016 10:00AM
Birch, Mahogany, and Bird's-eye Maple Veneer Elliptical-front Chest of Drawers, attributed to Joseph Clark (1767-1851), Portsmouth or Greenland, New Hampshire, 1810-14, with cockbeaded drawers inlaid with crossbanding and contrasting stringing, the brasses appear to be original, refinished, ht. 39, wd. 41, dp. 21 3/4 in.
Literature: Brock Jobe, Portsmouth Furniture Masterwork from the New Hampshire Seacoast (Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities, 1993), pp. 119-121, plate 13, illustrates and discusses a nearly identical chest.
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