Unusual American Painted Chest-of-Drawers


perfect for your chalet in Switzerland, the three long drawers painted, similarly to the top and sides, with sponge-painted or scumbled decoration incorporating raised ebonised details

Height 96 cm (38 inches)
Width 122 cm (48 inches)
Depth 56 cm (22 inches)
mid 19th century

A blanket chest here illustrated, in similar technique and with similar ebonised detailing, is signed William L. Leaver, West Donegal Township, PA/ Lancaster County 1864, Elizabethtown, PA, and there are many recorded pieces from the Pennsylvania and New England areas with similar decoration and borders

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