George III burlwood chest on chest with secretary, walnut with oak and deal secondary, in two parts, the top section with molded cornice, fluted canted corners, three short drawers over three long drawers. The top drawer of the lower case has hinged fall front, and pulls out to reveal a compartmentalized interior with cubbyholes and six drawers having turned ivory knobs, and a leather-covered writing surface, all over three drawers and supported by bracket feet. 72 3/4" H x 42 1/2" W x 22 1/4" D. English, 3rd quarter 18th century. Provenance: The estate of Peter Fyfe, Nashville, TN; ex-Whitehall at the Villa Antiques, Chapel Hill, NC; ex-Christie's, London. CONDITION: Top and base possibly associated. Brasses older but replaced. One pull missing on interior drawers. Some separations on sides. Small loss on left front corner molding of top of lower cabinet and approximately 2 1/2" loss to right back molding of top of lower cabinet.
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