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Breakfront Bookcase

Description

Breakfront bookcase, block dentil and lattice cornice molding over four astragal glazed doors of thirteen panes to each door. Lower portion of four blind molded panel cupboard doors. Belonged to John Lowell who built a house on Park Street, now the Union Club.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
c. 1760-1780
Location of origin
United States
Material
mahogany (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Bookcase
bookcases
breakfront (shape)
mahogany (wood)
Dimensions
100 x 111 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1965.117
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Ralph Lowell
GUSN
47173

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