American Chippendale Ox-Bow Slant-Front Desk. Massachusetts, Circa 1780. In Nicely Faded Mahogany, the hinged, rectangular lid opening to an interior fitted with an arrangement of valanced pigeonholes and small drawers. Below are four reverse-serpentine graduated drawers and the whole is raised on graceful ogee bracket feet. The grain of the mahogany on the lid and drawer fronts is very fine and the sides are 'plum-pudding' mahogany. The pulls and some of the escutcheons appear to be ori ...click for details
Federal Mahogany Pembroke Table with secondary wood of poplar, having rectangular top with two shaped drop-leaves above a frieze drawer, flanked by reeded pilasters and raised on reeded, tapering legs ending in brass casters.
New York, circa 1810.
See illustration of similar table from Federal Furniture and Decorative Arts at Boscobel by Berry B. Tracy. ...click for details
Rococo Revival Armchair in Walnut attributed to the Green Family of Cabinetmakers, Alexandria Virginia, having a carved crestrail of nuts, leaves and berries above an upholstered back, seat and armrests and with moulded and carved arm supports, seat rails and legs ending in brass castors. Circa 1860.
This chair relates in details to a sofa (#25) in Oscar Fitzgerald's catalog: "The Green Family of Cabinetmake ...click for details