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ID: 300039072
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/aat/300039072

 

Record Type: concept
high chests of drawers (chests of drawers, case furniture, ... Furnishings and Equipment (hierarchy name))

 

Note: Tall case pieces generally having seven or more drawers, and divided by a cornice into two sections, consisting of a lower case resembling an enlarged dressing table and an upper case resembling a chest of drawers. For equivalent English pieces, use "tallboys (furniture)."
 
Terms:
high chests of drawers (preferred,C,U,English-P,D,U,PN)
high chest of drawers (C,U,English,AD,U,SN)
highboy (C,U,English,AD,U,SN)
highboy (Spanish,AD,U,SN)
high chests (C,U,English,UF,U,N)
high chest (C,U,English,UF,U,SN)
highboys (C,U,English,UF,U,N)
high cases (C,U,English,UF,U,N)
highdaddys (C,U,English,UF,U,N)
cases, high (C,U,English,UF,U,N)
chests, high (C,U,English,UF,U,N)
chests of drawers, high (C,U,English,UF,U,N)
drawers, high chests of (C,U,English,UF,U,N)
高腳櫥櫃 (C,U,Chinese (traditional)-P,D,U,U)
高五斗櫃 (C,U,Chinese (traditional),UF,U,U)
高抽屜櫃 (C,U,Chinese (traditional),UF,U,U)
高腳抽屜櫃 (C,U,Chinese (traditional),UF,U,U)
gāo jiǎo chú guì (C,U,Chinese (transliterated Hanyu Pinyin)-P,UF,U,U)
gao jiao chu gui (C,U,Chinese (transliterated Pinyin without tones)-P,UF,U,U)
kao chiao ch'u kuei (C,U,Chinese (transliterated Wade-Giles)-P,UF,U,U)
hoge ladenkasten (C,U,Dutch-P,D,U,U)
hoge ladenkast (C,U,Dutch,AD,U,U)
commode haute (C,U,French-P,AD,U,FSN)
grande commode (C,U,French,AD,U,FSN)
cómoda alta (C,U,Spanish-P,D,U,SN)
high-boy (C,U,Spanish,UF,U,SN)

Facet/Hierarchy Code:  V.TC

Hierarchical Position:

Hierarchy of Objects Facet
Objects Facet
Hierarchy of Furnishings and Equipment (hierarchy name)
.... Furnishings and Equipment (hierarchy name) (G)
Hierarchy of Furnishings (hierarchy name)
........ Furnishings (hierarchy name) (G)
Hierarchy of furnishings (works)
............ furnishings (works) (G)
Hierarchy of <furnishings by form or function>
................ <furnishings by form or function> (G)
Hierarchy of furniture
.................... furniture (G)
Hierarchy of <furniture by form or function>
........................ <furniture by form or function> (G)
Hierarchy of <storage and display furniture>
............................ <storage and display furniture> (G)
Hierarchy of case furniture
................................ case furniture (G)
Hierarchy of chests of drawers
.................................... chests of drawers (G)
Hierarchy of high chests of drawers
........................................ high chests of drawers (G)

Additional Notes:
Chinese (traditional) ..... 通常有七個以上抽屜的高櫥櫃,並以檐板將櫃子分兩段,包含似梳妝台的下櫃和似抽屜櫃的上櫃。在英國該類型的家具則稱為「高腳櫥(家具)」。 
Dutch ..... Hoge kasten die meestal zeven of meer laden hebben en door een kroonlijst in twee secties zijn verdeeld. De onderste kast lijkt op een vergrote toilettafel en de bovenste lijkt op een ladenkast. Gebruik 'tallboys' voor soortgelijke Engelse meubelstukken. 
Spanish ..... Piezas de caja altas que generalmente tienen siete o más cajones y se dividen por una cornisa en dos secciones, consistentes en un cajón bajo que se asemeja a un tocador alargado y un cajón superior que se asemeja a una cómoda. Para piezas inglesas equivalentes, use " tallboy (mueble).” 

Related concepts:
distinguished from ....  tallboys (furniture)
..................................  (chests of drawers, case furniture, ... Furnishings and Equipment (hierarchy name)) [300136596]
provide context ....  low chests
............................  (dressing tables, <tables by function>, ... Furnishings and Equipment (hierarchy name)) [300077279]

Sources and Contributors:
高腳櫥櫃............  [AS-Academia Sinica Preferred]
...........  朗文當代大辭典 825, 1797
高五斗櫃............  [AS-Academia Sinica]
...........  AS-Academia Sinica data (2014-)
高抽屜櫃............  [AS-Academia Sinica]
...........  AS-Academia Sinica data (2014-)
高腳抽屜櫃............  [AS-Academia Sinica]
..............  AS-Academia Sinica data (2014-)
cases, high............  [VP]
.......................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
chests, high............  [VP]
.......................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
chests of drawers, high............  [VP]
.........................................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
commode haute............  [AASLH, CHIN / RCIP]
..........................  AASLH data (2016-)
..........................  CHIN / RCIP translation (2016-)
..........................  Nomenclature database (2018-) http://nomenclature.info/nom/1267; scheme: Nomenclature-Objects
..........................  Nomenclature for Museum Cataloging / Nomenclature pour le catalogage translation project (2016-) 1267
cómoda alta............  [CDBP-SNPC Preferred]
.......................  Miller, Enciclopedia de Antigüedades (1999)
drawers, high chests of............  [VP]
.........................................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
gao jiao chu gui............  [AS-Academia Sinica]
.............................  AS-Academia Sinica data (2014-)
gāo jiǎo chú guì............  [AS-Academia Sinica]
.............................  AS-Academia Sinica data (2014-)
grande commode............  [AASLH, CHIN / RCIP]
.............................  AASLH data (2016-)
.............................  CHIN / RCIP translation (2016-)
.............................  Nomenclature database (2018-) http://nomenclature.info/nom/1261; scheme: Nomenclature-Objects
.............................  Nomenclature for Museum Cataloging / Nomenclature pour le catalogage translation project (2016-) 1261
highboy............  [AASLH Preferred, CDBP-SNPC, CHIN / RCIP Preferred, VP]
.................  AASLH data (2016-)
.................  Chenhall, Revised Nomenclature (1988)
.................  CHIN / RCIP translation (2016-)
.................  Miller, Como Reconocer las Antigüedades (1991) 19
.................  Nomenclature database (2018-) http://nomenclature.info/nom/1267; scheme: Nomenclature-Objects
.................  Nomenclature for Museum Cataloging / Nomenclature pour le catalogage translation project (2016-) 1267
high-boy............  [CDBP-SNPC]
.................  Meyer, Manual de Ornamentación (2004) 590
highboys............  [VP]
.................  Downs and Du Pont, American furniture: Queen Anne and Chippendale (1952) xxix
.................  Fairbanks and Bates, American Furniture (1981) 532
.................  Fleming and Honour, Dictionary of the Decorative Arts (1977) illustration, 378
.................  Montgomery, American furniture: Federal Period (1966) 179
.................  Oxford Companion to the Decorative Arts (1975) 451
.................  Pain, Heritage of Country Furniture (1978) GLOS
.................  Phillips, Collector's Encyclopedia of Antiques (1973) GLOS, Popular American name for high chests.
.................  RILA, Subject Headings (1975-1990)
.................  Watson, History of Furniture (1976) GLOS
high cases............  [VP]
.......................  Montgomery, American furniture: Federal Period (1966) 179
high chest............  [AASLH, CHIN / RCIP, VP]
.......................  AASLH data (2016-)
.......................  CHIN / RCIP translation (2016-)
.......................  Nomenclature database (2018-) http://nomenclature.info/nom/1261; scheme: Nomenclature-Objects
.......................  Nomenclature for Museum Cataloging / Nomenclature pour le catalogage translation project (2016-) 1261
high chest of drawers............  [VP]
......................................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
high chests............  [VP]
.......................  Comstock, American Furniture (1962) 69
.......................  Downs and Du Pont, American furniture: Queen Anne and Chippendale (1952) xxix
.......................  Fairbanks and Bates, American Furniture (1981) 532
.......................  Nomenclature 3.0 for Museum Cataloging (2010)
high chests of drawers............  [VP Preferred]
.........................................  Davidson and Stillinger, American Wing at the MMAt (1985) 107
.........................................  Downs and Du Pont, American furniture: Queen Anne and Chippendale (1952) xxix
.........................................  Fairbanks and Bates, American Furniture (1981) 532
.........................................  Montgomery, American furniture: Federal Period (1966) 179
.........................................  Winterthur Museum, Object name list, unpub. (1987)
highdaddys............  [VP]
.......................  Boger, ed., Dictionary of Antiques (1957)
hoge ladenkast............  [RKD, AAT-Ned, VP]
.............................  AAT-Ned (1994-)
hoge ladenkasten............  [RKD, AAT-Ned Preferred, VP]
.............................  AAT-Ned (1994-)
kao chiao ch'u kuei............  [AS-Academia Sinica]
...................................  AS-Academia Sinica data (2014-)
 
Subject: .....  [AASLH, AS-Academia Sinica, CDBP-SNPC, CHIN / RCIP, RKD, AAT-Ned, VP]
............  AASLH data (2016-)
............  AAT-Ned (1994-)
............  Chenhall, Revised Nomenclature (1988) Chest, high; Chest of drawers
............  CHIN / RCIP translation (2016-)
............  Comstock, American Furniture (1962) Six-legged highboys
............  Fales, American Painted Furniture (1972) illustration, 184; Step-top highboys
............  Getty Vocabulary Program rules Four-legged highboys; Five-legged highboys
............  Nomenclature database (2018-) http://nomenclature.info/nom/1267; scheme: Nomenclature-Objects; http://nomenclature.info/nom/1261
............  Nomenclature for Museum Cataloging / Nomenclature pour le catalogage translation project (2016-)
............  Oxford Companion to the Decorative Arts (1975) 754; Tallboys
............  Winterthur Museum, Object name list, unpub. (1987) Chest - high
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
.......... Legacy AAT data
Chinese (traditional) .......... [AS-Academia Sinica]
Dutch .......... [RKD, AAT-Ned]
.......... AAT-Ned (1994-)
Spanish .......... [CDBP-SNPC]
.......... TAA database (2000-)

 

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