Pine wardrobe with sheaf of wheat decoration on cornice and extensive graining throughout. Applied moldings of small leaves at corners. Elaborately scalloped frames on door panels. Panels behind the doors and drawer bottom are beveled. Drawer section on bottom projects forward similarly to other pieces from central Texas. Collected near Wesley, Texas.
89 x 42 x 21 in. (226.06 x 106.68 x 53.34 cm)
Place of Origin
Washington County (Tex.)
Gift to Winedale Historical Complex from Ima Hogg, 1971.
Artisan or Artist
pine ; wardrobes ; graining
Materials Facet -- Materials (Hierarchy Name) -- materials (matter) -- biological material -- plant material -- plant material -- wood (plant material) -- softwood -- pine (wood) ; Objects Facet -- Furnishings and Equipment (Hierarchy Name) -- Furnishings (Hierarchy Name) -- furnishings (artifacts) -- furniture -- case furniture -- wardrobes (case furniture) ; Activities Facet -- Processes and Techniques (Hierarchy Name) -- painting techniques -- faux finishing -- graining
Furnishings -- furniture -- storage and display furniture -- wardrobe
case furniture -- wardrobes
Process or Technique
Winedale Historical Complex, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin
Local Resource Number
Accession No.: W 71.44 ; Catalogue No.: W-1i 5-71
Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin
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