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Chest of drawers

1998.1455.2AB (RS23451)

Description

Bureau. Part of a cottage-style suite. Painted light green with striping and floral detail in darker greens, white and gray. Bevel-edged top with drilled holes for mirror frame. Two small top drawers and three full drawers, all with turned knob pulls. Paneled sides. Curved skirt creates bracket feet. Mirror frame attached to curved arms of supporting base and has openwork crest.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1858
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
painting (coating)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
case furniture
CHEST OF DRAWERS
chests of drawers
Cottage
Painted
painting (coating)
Tudor Revival
wood (plant material)
People and organizations
A.G. Manning
Dimensions
37 1/2 x 39 x 18 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.1455.2AB
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18786

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