Chest of Drawers

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1675-1700

GUSN

GUSN-2742

Description

Paint decorated oak and pine four drawer chest with raised panel moldings and painted decoration in burgandy and red with black spots and trim. The two center slimmer drawers have indented V-shaped ends raised on small onion feet in front (probably replacement) and straight back legs, also knob pull handles. [see photo neg.#47584-A]

Details

Descriptive Terms

chests of drawers
case furniture
paneling
polychrome
pine (wood)
oak (wood)
painting (coating)
American Colonial
Jacobean
pine (wood)
Oak
Polychrome
Pine
Panelled
Painted
Jacobean
Colonial
Chest Of Drawers

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

35.5 x 39 x 20 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1185