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American Chippendale Mahogany Reverse Serpentine Chest of DrawersAmerican Chippendale Mahogany Reverse Serpentine Chest of DrawersAmerican Chippendale Mahogany Reverse Serpentine Chest of DrawersAmerican Chippendale Mahogany Reverse Serpentine Chest of DrawersAmerican Chippendale Mahogany Reverse Serpentine Chest of DrawersAmerican Chippendale Mahogany Reverse Serpentine Chest of DrawersAmerican Chippendale Mahogany Reverse Serpentine Chest of DrawersAmerican Chippendale Mahogany Reverse Serpentine Chest of Drawers

This chest probably was crafted in the Boston area. This form is known as reverse serpentine where the front displays outer convex curves with a concave center section. The chest is fitted with brass batwing brasses and bail handles and is raised on ball and claw feet with a shaped apron and shell carved center.

Literature (for a similar example): Luke Vincent Lockwood, Colonial Furniture in America, p. 135.
c. 1750-80

Item ID:N-15-0008

HEIGHT
33" (84 cm)
WIDTH
43" (109 cm)
DEPTH
22.5" (57 cm)
STYLE
Chippendale

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    American Chippendale Mahogany Reverse Serpentine Chest of Drawers

    $16,000 USD