CHIPPENDALE BLOCKFRONT DESK

Chippendale BLockfront Slant Lid Desk
Coastal Massachusetts Circa 1770

Primary Wood: Mahogany
Secondary Wood: White Pine

Height: 43 1/4 inches
Width: 39 1/4 inches
Depth: 20 inches

Provenance: Smith Family, Dedham, Massachusetts Reference: Illustrated in The Magazine Antiques, July, 1985 and in Bernard & S. Dean Levy Gallery Catalogue V, page 64. This desk is similar in character and quality to an example in the Garvan Collection, Yale University Art Gallery, illustrated in Boston Furniture of the 18th Century, page 116, number 80.

Inventory #37989

Description

Chippendale BLockfront Slant Lid Desk
Coastal Massachusetts Circa 1770

Primary Wood: Mahogany
Secondary Wood: White Pine

Height: 43 1/4 inches
Width: 39 1/4 inches
Depth: 20 inches

Provenance: Smith Family, Dedham, Massachusetts Reference: Illustrated in The Magazine Antiques, July, 1985 and in Bernard & S. Dean Levy Gallery Catalogue V, page 64. This desk is similar in character and quality to an example in the Garvan Collection, Yale University Art Gallery, illustrated in Boston Furniture of the 18th Century, page 116, number 80.

Inventory #37989