Lot 2106: FINE CHIPPENDALE CARVED CHERRYWOOD SERPENTINE-FRONT CHEST OF DRAWERS, CONNECTICUT, CIRCA 1785 |
January 19, 2017
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Hardware replaced. Interior bottoms of top two drawers lined with modern baize. All locks lacking. Old split to front facing of proper left front foot and side facing of proper right front foot. case width: 38 3/4 in. case depth: 18 1/2 in.
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Provenance: John C. R. Tompkins, Millbrook, New York.
Dimensions: Height 34 1/2 in. by Width 43 1/4 in. by Depth 19 1/2 in.