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Chest of Drawers

After designs by Thomas Chippendale, English, 1718 - 1779

Geography:
Made in London, England, Europe

Date:
1754-1757

Medium:
Mahogany, oak, pine, ormolu

Dimensions:
33 × 55 × 25 1/2 inches (83.8 × 139.7 × 64.8 cm)

Curatorial Department:
European Decorative Arts and Sculpture

* Gallery 378, European Art 1500-1850, third floor

Accession Number:
1941-73-1

Credit Line:
Purchased with the John D. McIlhenny Fund, 1941

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Label:
The design of this chest is based on a plate from Thomas Chippendale's Gentleman and Cabinet Maker's Director (1754).


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