United States England, United Kingdom ca. 1720–1740
48 1/2 x 18 in.
Mirror glass; walnut
Sack catalogue description: Early Queen Anne walnut mirror with original attached crest centered by cutout motif, original engraved top glass beveled to follow the cyma curves of the bolection-molded frame; lower glass replaced, old finish. American or English. A family history on the back reads, "This glass was made for Rebecca Clark, who was married to Benjamin Hastings, December 20, 1787. In the possession of her daughter, wife of Josiah Coolidge who was 84, November 1879. The above family memo was made by A. J. Coolidge according to the statement of his mother Mary Coolidge." ----- Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 3, p. 845, pl. P2905.
Early Queen Anne walnut mirror
Decoration and ornament--Queen Anne style Furniture--United States
American or English
looking glasses (AAT) mirrors (AAT)
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New York, New York, United States 1957–1990
Sack, May 1972 The information below is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship