Chest of drawers

Chest of drawers
Title
Chest of drawers
Date 
1825-1875
Medium 
Wood, brass
Dimensions 
Overall: 11 3/4 x 9 in. ( 29.8 x 22.9 cm )
Description 
Wood toy chest of drawers; molded top; three drawers with brass pulls; all are supported by block feet.
Credit Line 
Purchased from Elie Nadelman, 1937
Object Number 
INV.8769
Marks 
Nadelman collection sticker: "440 / Am"
Gallery Label 
This object was once part of the folk art collection of Elie Nadelman (1882-1946), the avant-garde sculptor. From 1924 to 1934, Nadelman's collection was displayed in his Museum of Folk Arts, located in the Riverdale section of the Bronx. The Historical Society purchased Nadelman's entire collection in 1937.
Provenance 
The Folk Art Collection of Elie Nadelman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group