Desk and bookcase, bombé base American, about 1760 Attributed to Gibbs Atkins, American,
Garth's Sale 1170 11/24/17 Lot 504. Est. $20K-30K. Sold $21,600. RI QUEEN ANNE MAHOGANY HIGH CHEST ATTRIBUTED TO CHRISTOPHER TOWNSEND. Newport, RI, c.1745. Early flat top 2-part high chest. The upper section has 2 over 3 drawers with period replaced brasses. The lower case has 1 over 3 drawers, shaped skirt & an original ball-shaped drop. Removable cabriole legs ending in pointed pad feet. 68.25"h. 38"w. 20.25"w. Possibly from the Hazard Family, RI; Duncan Hazard, NY.