United Kingdom, circa 1775
A Fine and Important Hepplewhite period serpentine mahogany commode / chest with a slight French influence of particular quality and choice of dramatic timbers suggesting a master maker.
Unusually having two deep more useful drawers giving an elegant drawing room appearance with original gilt bronze handles and rarely seen carrying handles to the sides .
Note - Important detail of Norman Adams Label to Inside of Drawer Front
Norman Adams Retail Emporium Hans Crescent opposite Harrods London
International Art Treasures Exhibiition at the V and A Museum 1962 for similar piece .
Literature: See Page 388 in Norman Adams 18th Century English Furniture for a piece undoubtably the same maker belonging to the Duke of Norfolk