High chest of drawers
- Made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
- Mahogany, tulip poplar, yellow pine
- 99 x 45 1/2 x 25 in. (251.5 x 115.6 x 63.5 cm)
- Credit Line:
- John Stewart Kennedy Fund, 1918
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Immigrant craftsmen in Philadelphia produced the most elaborate and richly carved of all colonial American furniture. This high chest, with its powerful stance and ambitious ornamentation, is a worthy monument to the Philadelphia school.