A Chippendale Period Serpentine Fronted Mahogany Chest Of Drawers

A Chippendale Period Serpentine Fronted Mahogany Chest Of Drawers

Code: 648520

Dimensions:

W: 91cm (35.8")H: 76cm (29.9")D: 50cm (19.7")

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This fine and rare example of a mid 18th century Chippendale period small and well proportioned serpentine fronted chest of drawers is made from rich mahogany with a pleasing mellow colour. It stands on ogee bracket feet, above there are four slender graduated drawers with original fancy swan-necked cast brass handles with traces of the original gilding, centered with matching keyhole escutcheon plates. The drawers are oak lined and run smoothly. Above there is a pull out brushing slide for folding and brushing clothes. The top is beautifully patinated and has a simple moulded edge.
This chest of drawers is in good condition.
Circa 1760