August Americana Online
Chippendale Carved Walnut High Chest of Drawers, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, area, c. 1760-80, the upper section with molded cornice above five short and three long thumb-molded drawers, set into a lower section of long over three short drawers, all flanked by fluted quarter-columns, and on cabriole legs ending in carved trifid feet joined by a valanced skirt, brasses appear to be original, old surface, (imperfections), ht. 76 3/4, mid-molding wd. 41 3/4, dp. 22 3/4 in.
old insect damage to upper part of lower section backboard; two small patches to left case side at front, minor thumbmolding patches, duster construction; poplar secondary. No apparent major restoration or repair.
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