Commode

England
about 1740-60


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

116.5 cm (45 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

36.271

Medium or Technique

Wood; mahogany, mahogany veneer on oak, deal (softwood), brass

On View

Alan and Simone Hartman Galleries (Gallery 241B)

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Furniture

Mahogany. Serpentine front, cut corners with carved and molded brackets. Carved molding around shaped top. Three drawers with brass bail handles. molding below top drawer extends aroundsides. Carved skirt and bracket feet. With key.

Credit Line

Given in memory of Dr. William Hewson Baltzell by his wife Alice Cheney Baltzell