Beautiful Mid-Century Modern three drawer chest designed by Kipp Stewart and Stewart MacDougall for Drexel’s Declaration Collection, circa 1960’s. Featuring a solid, beautifully grained walnut wood case and frame, housing three drawers each is adorned with two original white porcelain ball knobs on a brass fitting, creating a striking contrast to the walnut wood. The deep, long drawers offer ample room; Maker Stamp (by Drexel) on the inside of the top drawer. Each drawer has beautiful, stunning walnut grains, and easy gliding dovetail drawers, overall good original vintage condition, with exceptional craftsmanship. A recessed base of round tapered legs and apron provide stable support while conveying an airy “floating” effect. Additional Maker Stamp (Declaration by Drexel} on the back. Clean lines and timeless style, this showstopper will be an enhancing addition to any interior and blend beautifully with many décor styles. Ideal piece for a bedroom, living room, or entry. Full matching set available (sold separately).
Condition Report: Good original condition, drawers are dovetailed and glide nicely, solid and sturdy construction, minimal wear, top shows light, visible wear for its age, shown in photo. The wood grain is naturally highlighted in a walnut pattern throughout, with a rich walnut tone.
Creator/Designer: Kipp Stewart and Stewart MacDougall
Place of Origin: USA
Date of Manufacture: 1960’s
Of the Period: 1960-1969
Materials and Techniques: Walnut, Porcelain
Wear: Wear consistent with age and use
Measurements: 31.25″ tall x 21″ deep x 36″ wide