Chippendale Dressing Table
Probably Salem, Massachusetts
Walnut, secondary wood eastern white pine
Condition: Excellent condition, retains original cast brass
(see full condition report).
This well-proportioned dressing table has an over-hanging, thumb-molded edge top above a case fitted with a single drawer over three aligned drawers, the central with a finely carved fan, above a shaped apron supported by cabriole legs with peaked knees ending on carved ball and claw feet.
Provenance: Captain John Hodges of Salem (1723-1799)
Mary Manning Hodges (1725-1773)
By descent to Mary Osgood Deland Hodges
Laura Poor Stone, 1895.
Dimensions: 30 3/8"h x 34 3/4"w (top), 29 1/2" (case), 19 1/4"d
Item ID: F-CP-DT 001