CHEST ON STAND
An exceptional George I walnut chest on stand. The upper section having two short over three long drawers, the lower section with three short drawers, a shaped frieze and four cabriole legs terminating in pad feet. The chest, which is veneered with highly figured and book-matched walnut veneers that have changed to an outstanding colour and patination, retains its original brass handles and escutcheons. The cornice and surbase having numerous mouldings to create a very intresting piece.
Illustrated : Adam Bowett Early Georgian Furniture 1715-1740.
Country of origin
Georgian, ca. 1720
H : 163 cm W : 100.5 cm D : 55 cm