Chest with drawers

about 1840–60


Object Place: Probably New York state, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 72.4 x 110.5 x 47cm (28 1/2 x 43 1/2 x 18 1/2in.)

Accession Number

1982.400

Medium or Technique

Painted pine; brass

On View

Joyce and Edward Linde Gallery (Gallery 237)

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Case furniture and boxes

Provenance

Bought in 1940 in York County by Olive Lewis of Twin Silos Farm, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. Purchased from O. Lewis by G. W. Samaha, Antiques.

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by a friend of the Department of American Decorative Arts and Sculpture and Frank B. Bemis Fund