A Fine Chippendale Oxbow Chest of Drawers, The Tyler Family Chest

Massachusetts, Probably Boston

A Fine Chippendale Oxbow Chest of Drawers, The Tyler Family Chest

An outstanding example; superior solid mahogany with flaming grain; small compact size, exceptional base, bold serpentine outline and superb original brasses.

The molded rectangular top with oxbow front projecting above a conforming case with four long graduated drawers with molded drawer dividers raised on a molded base with outstanding tall ogee bracket feet having sharp beautifully shaped returns. This chest retains its original brasses. Descended in the family of General John Tyler (Revolutionary War General; aide to George Washington)

Item Date: 1760

Measurement: Case W: 36", D: 19", H: 32".

Date Added: October 4, 2019

SKU MLT-38

For More Information, Please Contact David Hillier at 978-597-8084 or email drh@aaawt.com.

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