Painted Chippendale lift-top blanket chest.
The chest sports three real drawers below two false drawers, old gray paint over the original red, an excellent Chippendale bracket base with a center drop, and snipe hinges. The brasses are old replacements.
With simple lines and excellent proportions, this chest would make a statement wherever it was placed. Fresh from an old collection. 18th century, Vermont origin.
Dimensions: 37” wide x 19” deep x 48½” high.
Item No. 160122
Sale Price: $2,500. (Firm)