American Decorative Arts

Chest-on-frame

1755–90

Walnut, pine

65 1/4 × 40 3/8 × 23 in. (165.7 × 102.6 × 58.4 cm)
Mabel Brady Garvan Collection
1930.2393
Culture: 
American
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Furniture
Geography: 
Made in Pennsylvania
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Gift in 1930 to Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

Gerald W. R. Ward, American Case Furniture in the Mabel Brady Garvan and Other Collections at Yale University (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1988), 463, app. no. 16, ill.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.