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ID: 300039042
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/aat/300039042

 

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

 

Note: 18th-century French term for a piece of furniture for the storage of stuffs (chiffons) and small articles of clothing. It is usually, but not necessarily, a small, low chest of drawers, narrower than the normal commode. For small cupboards with a top forming a sideboard, use "chiffoniers (sideboards)."
 
Terms:
chiffonnières (low chests of drawers) (preferred,C,U,English-P,D,U,PN)
chiffonnières (low chests of drawers) (Spanish-P,D,U,PN)
chiffonnières (ladenkasten) (Dutch-P,D,U,U)
chiffonnière (low chest of drawers) (C,U,English,AD,U,SN)
chiffonnière (ladenkast) (Dutch,AD,U,U)
chiffonnière (Spanish,AD,U,SN)
chiffonièrs (low chests of drawers) (C,U,English,UF,U,N)

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 chiffonnières (low chests of drawers)
........................................ chiffonnières (low chests of drawers) (G)

Additional Notes:
Dutch ..... Franse benaming uit de 18e eeuw voor een meubelstuk waarin rommeltjes en kleine kledingstukken worden opgeborgen. Het is meestal, maar niet altijd, een kleine, lage ladenkast, smaller dan de normale commode. Gebruik 'chiffonnières (zijtafels)' voor kleine kasten waarvan de bovenkant een dressoir vormt. 
Spanish ..... Término francés del siglo XVIII para una pieza de mobiliario para guardar cosas (chiffons) y artículos de ropa pequeños. Normalmente es, pero no necesariamente, una cómoda baja, pequeña, más angosta que una cómoda normal. Para armarios pequeños con la parte superior formando un aparador, use "chiffonier (comoda).” 

Related concepts:
distinguished from ....  chiffoniers (sideboards)
..................................  (sideboards (furniture), case furniture, ... Furnishings and Equipment (hierarchy name)) [300039330]

Sources and Contributors:
chiffonièrs (low chests of drawers)............  [VP]
...........................................................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
chiffonnière (low chest of drawers)............  [CDBP-SNPC Preferred, RKD, AAT-Ned, VP]
...........................................................  AAT-Ned (1994-)
...........................................................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
...........................................................  Rodríguez Bernis, Diccionario de Mobiliario (2006) 108
...........................................................  Van Dale groot woordenboek (1994)
chiffonnières (low chests of drawers)............  [CDBP-SNPC, RKD, AAT-Ned Preferred, VP Preferred]
..............................................................  AAT-Ned (1994-)
..............................................................  Comité, Plural del término en singular
..............................................................  Fleming and Honour, Dictionary of the Decorative Arts (1977) 177
..............................................................  Random House Dictionary of the English Language (1987)
..............................................................  Réynies, Mobilier Domestique (1987-1990) 362
..............................................................  Van Dale groot woordenboek (1994)
..............................................................  Watson, Wrightsman Collection (1966-1973) 579
..............................................................  Webster's Third New International Dictionary (1961)
 
Subject: .....  [CDBP-SNPC, RKD, AAT-Ned, VP]
............  Chenhall, Revised Nomenclature (1988) Chest of drawers
............  Van Dale groot woordenboek (1994)
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
.......... Legacy AAT data
Dutch .......... [RKD, AAT-Ned]
.......... AAT-Ned (1994-)
.......... Van Dale groot woordenboek (1994)
Spanish .......... [CDBP-SNPC]
.......... TAA database (2000-)

 

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