American Chippendale Cherrywood Slant-Front Desk, Late 18th Century
The desk comes with a newspaper advertisement in which the desk is pictured. It reads ‘New York Armory Antiques Show / From our collection of / American and English Antiques. / GOOD & HUTCHINSON Associates / ANTIQUARIANS / Route 7 (on the Green), Sheffield, Massachusetts 01257’.
|Period||Antique, Late 18th Century|
|Additional Information||Provenance: Ex. Good & Hutchinson. Two keys are included.|
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- overall with various scratches, marks, nicks/chips, cracks, and abrasions consistent with age and use; refinished and with scattered wear and stains; some associated/later brasses; backboards have some missing and later nails; case interior with built up drawer support rails as well as a later reinforcement strip behind backboards; back left foot is missing a glue block.