VERY FINE AND RARE QUEEN ANNE CARVED AND FIGURED MAHOGANY BONNET-TOP HIGH CHEST, BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS, CIRCA 1750
The concave-molded swan’s-neck cresting with urn and corkscrew-twist flame finials, above a frieze of three drawers, the tall central drawer with block molding over four graduated drawers all with cockbeaded molding, set on a case with bolection carved molding, over a long drawer above a frieze of three drawers, the center reverse-blocked, all with original bat-wing brass bail pulls and escutcheons, above a scalloped apron with acorn drops, on cabriole legs with C-scroll molding terminating in pad feet.
Height 88 1/4 in. by Width 40 1/2 in. by Depth 21 in.
Wayne Pratt, Inc., Woodbury, Connecticut.