Lot 2116: EXCEPTIONAL CHIPPENDALE CARVED AND FIGURED MAHOGANY BONNET-TOP HIGH CHEST OF DRAWERS, CARVING ATTRIBUTED TO JOHN POLLARD, PHILADELPHIA, CIRCA 1770 |
January 19, 2017
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: appears to retain its original cast brass hardware, finials and cartouche replaced.
Retains original hardware; finials and cartouche replaced. Finial plinths later; rear side glue blocks later.
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Mabel Brady Garvan, Roslyn, New York;
Israel Sack Inc., New York;
Christie's, New York, Important American Furniture including Silver, Folk Art, Prints and Decorative Arts, Janaury 18, 1997, sale 8578, lot 221;
Alan Miller, Quakertown, Pennsylvania.
Dimensions: Height 99 3/4 in. by Width 46 in. by Depth 23 in.