Chest of drawers

English
third quarter of 17th century


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

Overall: 56.51 cm (22 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

32.231

Medium or Technique

oak, pine, with painted and grained decoration; brass hardware

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Furniture

Four drawers (pine bottoms) with two panels in each of painted graining, shaped plates with bail handles, raised moldings. Openwork escutcheons between except top drawer which has heavy molding with three light-wood lozenges above and strip below as on front and side of stiles. Molded top with dentils,half-round strips between three lowest drawers; concave skirt molding; flattened ball feet.

Credit Line

Bequest of Charles Hitchcock Tyler