789
789

PROPERTY FROM THE DUDLEY AND CONSTANCE GODFREY FOUNDATION

Chippendale Carved and Figured Mahogany Block-End Serpentine-Front Chest of Drawers, possibly Lyme, New London County, Connecticut, Circa 1785
Estimate
12,00018,000
LOT SOLD. 17,500 USD
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789

PROPERTY FROM THE DUDLEY AND CONSTANCE GODFREY FOUNDATION

Chippendale Carved and Figured Mahogany Block-End Serpentine-Front Chest of Drawers, possibly Lyme, New London County, Connecticut, Circa 1785
Estimate
12,00018,000
LOT SOLD. 17,500 USD
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Details & Cataloguing

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Chippendale Carved and Figured Mahogany Block-End Serpentine-Front Chest of Drawers, possibly Lyme, New London County, Connecticut, Circa 1785
bottom one inch of rear foot facings and two scroll tips on feet patched.
Height 32 1/2 in. by Width 39 in. by Depth 22 in.; Width of case 36 in.
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Provenance

John C. R. Tompkins Antiques, Millbrook, New York.

Catalogue Note

A nearly identical chest with a history in Lyme, Connecticut is discussed and illustrated in Minor Myers, Jr. and Edgar deN. Mayhew, New London County Furniture, 1640-1840, (New London, CT: Lyman Allyn Museum, 1974).

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