Cherry Hepplewhite Inlaid chest of drawers, likely Kentucky. Poplar secondary. Four graduated beaded drawers with string inlay, inlaid kite shaped escutcheons, and original brass bail pulls. Base with shaped skirt and French feet. 37 1/2" H x 40" W x 19 1/2" D. Circa 1810. Provenance: The estate of Dr. Sara Parks Pendleton, Owensboro, KY. CONDITION: Base is a 20th century replacement. Drawer sides built up at bases. On the bottom drawer, a large part of the top of the drawer front beading/molding has been replaced. Pulls appear original. Minor age related wear and shrinkage throughout. Drawer dovetails reinforced with nails.
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