Lot 70
  • 70

POTTS FAMILY CHIPPENDALE CARVED AND FIGURED MAHOGANY BONNET-TOP HIGH CHEST OF DRAWERS, CARVING POSSIBLY BY 'NICHOLAS BERNARD', PHILADELPHIA, CIRCA 1765

Estimate
40,000 - 60,000 USD
Sold
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Description

  • mahogany
  • Height 93 1/2 in. by Width 43 1/2 in. by Depth 22 1/2 in.
With restoration.

Provenance

Mr. and Mrs. C. Thomas Potts;
Joe Kindig, York, Pennsylvania;
Caroline Clendenin Ryan Foulke;
Robert E. Lee Memorial Association, Stratford Hall Plantation, Stratford, Virginia;
Sotheby's, New York, January 17, 1999, sale 7253, lot 752;
Jonathan Trace, Cortlandt Manor, New York.

Literature

William Macpherson Hornor, Jr, Blue Book, Philadelphia Furniture: William Penn to George Washington, (Washington: Highland House, 1977), p. 125.
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