Fine European and American Furniture and Decorative Arts
Featuring property from the Brinsmade Estate, Houston, Texas, and The Ed Hardy Collection of Furniture and Decorative Arts. Shown here is the important Harris family Chippendale mahogany block front chest of drawers, Boston, possibly the workshop of George Bright, third quarter 18th century. Estimate: $80,000 - 120,000. This piece was made for William Harris, of Boston, who built the masts for the frigate Constitution. The consignor is a descendant of David Holmes, of the Harry and David firm, Medford, Oregon.