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Deep Run Decorator Blanket Chest
Catalog#: Item 4486
Category: Furniture - American
Origin: America-USA
Era: 19th Century
Height: 26 inches inches
Width: 38-1/2 inches inches
Depth: 19-7/8 inches inches
Rare Pennsylvania Blanket Chest decorated by the 'Deep Run Decorator' retaining its original salmon paint with yellow moldings and decorated with a sechstern on the lid, tulips on each end and cat's eyes on the front, a lift lid concealing a hinged til, two overlapping drawers below and turned feet.

All original. Paint faded and lacks its original Sandwich glass knobs.

Bedminster, Bucks Co., Pennsylvania, circa 1830.

Width 38-1/2', depth 19-7/8', height 26'.

Provenance: The Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Collection, Williamsburg, Virginia.

Literature: This chest is pictured in Folk Art In America, A Living Tradition, page 88.

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