Dressing Table (or "Lowboy")
First Floor - Dining Room
Furniture and Hard Furnishings
Probably Eastern Massachusetts, 1730-1760. Walnut, white pine; 31” h. x 36” w. x 19 ¼” d.
The well designed and constructed dressing table has an over-hanging
top with molded edges on front and sides, and front corners, over a
full-width drawer above three smaller, side-by-side drawers, the
middle drawer being shallower, and original brasses. Front skirt is ornately
scalloped and includes two turned pendant drops; side skirts also scalloped. Case
stands on four cabriole legs ending in pad feet. Condition is good.