Doll's chest of drawers

Doll's chest of drawers
Title
Doll's chest of drawers
Date 
1840-1860
Medium 
Rosewood, poplar
Dimensions 
Overall: 18 x 26 x 9 3/4 in. ( 45.7 x 66 x 24.8 cm )
Description 
Rosewood veneered chest of drawers; shallow top drawer above three deeper drawers of equal size, each with a pair of knob pulls; lower drawers framed by turned half-columns applied to front of case on either side (now missing on proper left); raised on plain, rectangular base.
Credit Line 
Gift of Miss Lena Cadwalader Evans
Object Number 
1936.603
Gallery Label 
According to the accession records, this small chest of drawers was used by the donor's mother, Angelina Burr Corse (b. 1847), for storing dolls' clothes.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group