Chest over two drawers

Unknown American, American

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1700-1735

Pine and oak (feet), original black paint and brass pulls

Height: 39 1/4 in. (99.7 cm)

Width: 37 in. (94 cm)

Depth: 16 3/4 in. (42.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of the Estate of Richard and Terry Albright in honor of John T. Kirk and Trevor Fairbrother

2020.12.2

Geography

Place Made: United States, North America

Period

1600-1800

Object Name

Furniture

Research Area

Decorative Arts

Not on view

Publication History

John T. Kirk, The Impecunious House Restorer. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1984. Illus. fig. 144, p. 122, and plate VIII (color).

Provenance

Roger Bacon (dealer) (1904-1982), Exeter, New Hampshire; sold to John T. Kirk, about 1965; sold back to Roger Bacon, 1975; sold to Richard Charles Albright (1939-2019) and Terry Keppel Albright (1942-2018), late 1975 or early 1976; bequeathed to their sons, Aaron, Tim, and Bear Albright, 2019; given to present collection, 2020.

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