Extremely Rare Charles II Chest of Drawers

No. R16542

Extremely rare Charles II oak and walnut chest of drawers.

Two part construction with rectangular top over dentil molding; four side hung, geometric walnut cushion front drawers flanked by paneled sections; paneled sides and back, correct “post” bun feet. Most of the original brass drop pulls and baroque key escutcheons. 

To find an early chest of this type that retains all the original panels and molding is so rare.

Provenance: The estate of Peter Fyfe, Nashville, TN. 

 

Reference:

Furniture at Temple Newsam House and Lotherton Hall by Christopher Gilbert (page 151)

  • OriginEnglish
  • CircaMid 17th Century
  • PeriodCharles II
  • MaterialOak and Walnut
  • Height38 5/8 in
  • Width36 1/4 in
  • Depth22 1/2 in
  • Price$6,850.00
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