Overall: 42 3/4 x 30 x 22 in. ( 108.6 x 76.2 x 55.9 cm )
Oak linen press; rectangular frame with molded cornice and two turned finials supporting vertical screw shaft attached to pressing board; base in the form of a low rectangular case containing a single drawer with molded face and two pendant oval pulls; turned ornament applied to front of case on either side of drawer.
Purchased from Elie Nadelman
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 His