Geography: (none assigned) New England, United States
Medium: Mahogany, white pine
Dimensions: 34 1/2 x 37 1/2 x 22 3/4 in. (87.6 x 95.3 x 57.8 cm)
Credit Line: Gift of Charlotte Pickman Gertz, 2001
Accession Number: 2001.644
The drawer fronts of this chest have a reverse-serpentine shape that is echoed in the large overhanging top, the boldly proportioned brasses, and the crisply curved brackets of the feet. In keeping with the Rococo aesthetic, the total effect is one of movement and lightness.