English # 5340
English Chippendale Kingwood Military Campaign Chest with Secretary, Circa 1780
English Chippendale Kingwood Military Campaign graduated chest with an upper drawer fitted with a hinged fall front secretary revealing a central prospect door with a secret interior drawer, flanking pigeon holes with eight interior drawers, top edge carved with an egg & dart border, three graduated lower case drawers, original recessed brasses and escutcheons, and resting on a carved egg & dart rope skirt with the original bun feet. Late 18th Century Campaign chest separated in two pieces to carry in field for an officer in time of war.
$ 22,500 Retail
43.5" T / 42.75" W / 20.5" D