George III Walnut Chest On Chest with Sunburst Inlay
Here we have this walnut chest on chest with the drawers cross-banded to the edge, and the bottom drawer with an inlaid sunburst. The chest on chest (also commonly known as a tall-boy) made in 2 parts. The top section with the desirable feature of fluted canted corners and fitted 3 drawers across the top and then 3 graduated drawers below. This chest on chest would have been made in a country workshop where it was common to have the fronts finished in walnut and the rest of the carcass in oak. These would have been commissioned by a wealthy farmer or businessman who had seen similar made in London and then asked the local cabinetmaker to make one that looked similar. DISTANCE SELLING REGULATIONS:- Purchases from Hingstons Antiques Ltd are covered under the Distance Selling Regulations, which give all buyers the right to cancel the purchase within 14 working days after receipt of the item, for a full refund less transport costs, if it is returned in the condition it was sent.
Hingstons Antiques has clarified that the George III Walnut Chest On Chest with Sunburst Inlay (LA50484) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being Georgian
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