Lot 59
George III Carved Mahogany Chest on Chest
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Late 18th century, mahogany veneered drawer facings, oak and pine secondary, two part form, applied cove molded crest with stylized Greek key above a stylized Chinese Chippendale frieze to the front, upper case with two over three graduated cock beaded drawers flanked by chamfered corners with stylized Chinese Chippendale fretwork, the base with applied molding above pull out dressing slide above three graduated cock beaded long drawers, raised on bold bracket foot base

75.75 x 43.5 x 22.5 in., upper case width 40 in.

Later brass pulls covering plug, patch and shadow marks from previous pulls; left side of front and rear foot facings cut and tipped four inches; right side front foot facing cut and tipped; right side base molding break and repair.