A CHIPPENDALE FIGURED WALNUT SLANT FRONT DESK, Pennsylvania, Circa 1760-1780 The fan-carved prospect door opening to three block-carved drawers.Flanked by columned document slides and valanced cubbies over four block-carved drawers, all stepped over one long and two short drawers. The dovetailed case sits on ogee-bracket feet with scalloped returns. Retains original finish, replaced brasses. Ht.-391/2" W. -36" D. -19"
This desk belonged to Margaret Collins,
Isaac Collins, Patriot and close friend of Benjamin Franklin
Starr Antiques is now on line, on Facebook, and occasional shows.
Subscribe to my email list.