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IMPORTANT AMERICAN FURNITURE FROM THE COLLECTION OF W. FORBES AND JANE RAMSEY

VERY FINE CHIPPENDALE CARVED AND FIGURED MAHOGANY BLOCK-FRONT CHEST OF DRAWERS, PROBABLY IPSWICH, MASSACHUSETTS, CIRCA 1760
Estimate
30,00050,000
LOT SOLD. 52,500 USD
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IMPORTANT AMERICAN FURNITURE FROM THE COLLECTION OF W. FORBES AND JANE RAMSEY

VERY FINE CHIPPENDALE CARVED AND FIGURED MAHOGANY BLOCK-FRONT CHEST OF DRAWERS, PROBABLY IPSWICH, MASSACHUSETTS, CIRCA 1760
Estimate
30,00050,000
LOT SOLD. 52,500 USD
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Details & Cataloguing

Important Americana

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VERY FINE CHIPPENDALE CARVED AND FIGURED MAHOGANY BLOCK-FRONT CHEST OF DRAWERS, PROBABLY IPSWICH, MASSACHUSETTS, CIRCA 1760
the backboard inscribed Stanwood and Harr.., appear to retain its original cast brass hardware;  proper front right side foot facing is replaced.
Height 31 in. by Width 36 3/4 in. by Depth 21 1/2 in.
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Provenance

Sotheby's New York, Important American Furniture and Folk Art, October 14, 1989, sale 5905, lot 355;
Wayne Pratt & Company American Antiques, Marlboro, Massachusetts.

Catalogue Note

A closely related example from the collection at the Henry Ford Museum is illustrated in Comstock's American Furniture (Exton, Pennsylvania: Schiffer Publishing Ltd., 1962), p. 156, no. 297.

Important Americana

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