Chest

Chest
Title
Chest
Date 
1800-1830
Medium 
Pine, paint
Dimensions 
Overall: 20 3/4 x 47 3/4 x 22 1/4 in. ( 52.7 x 121.3 x 56.5 cm )
Description 
Painted chest with rectangular hinged lid with thumbnail molding; front has two painted panels surrounded by applied molding; each panel depicts seated man and woman conversing; panels surrounded by painted scrolling leafage; sides each have panel painted with red flowers and with molded border; applied base molding; four rectangular feet.
Credit Line 
Gift of Colonel and Mrs. Edgar W. Garbisch
Object Number 
1951.470
Gallery Label 
According to the accession records, this chest was acquired near Kingston, New York.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group