Description & Technical information

Serpentine chests of drawers of this small size are exceptionally rare.  The original finish has acquired a beautiful rich patina which only centuries of wax polishing can achieve.  Note: The ornate brass handles are period replacements.

Date:  1755
Period:  George II, 18th century
Origin:  English
Medium: Mahogany
Dimensions: 85 x 71.5 x 40.5 cm (33¹/₂ x 28¹/₈ x 16 inches)
Provenance: Private collection, London, England.
Categories: Furniture