• Chinese Export Porcelain Openwork Basket with Pitt Armorial
    Chinese Export Porcelain Openwork Basket with Pitt Armorial
  • Bombe Desk and Bookcase
    Bombe Desk and Bookcase
  • The Landing of the Pilgrims
    The Landing of the Pilgrims
  • Side Chairs
    Side Chairs
  • Penn's Treaty with the Indians
    Penn's Treaty with the Indians
 
  • Artist/Maker
  • Date Made ca. 1800
  • Place Made
  • Materials Wood; Mahogany; Mahogany Veneer; Light-and Dark-Wood Inlay; Yellow Poplar; Pine
  • Measurements
  • Gift bequest of the Estate of Mrs. Richard C. Rockwell
  • Room
  • Accession # 1995.0017

Commode

Although Americans achieved political independence from England in the Revolution, the patriots’ victory was not accompanied by a similar strong desire for stylistic or artistic independence.