Looking glass

Published/Created:
United States
England, United Kingdom
ca. 1740–1750
Physical Description:
23 x 11 3/4 in.
Materials:
Mirror glass; walnut; gilding
Notes:
Sack catalogue description: Small Queen Anne walnut mirror with rare carved and gilded cartouche in crest, the center leaf forms a serpentine curve in relief, mellow golden brown patina and original gilding. American by descent, American or English in origin.
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Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 3, p. 823, pl. P3472.
Variant Titles:
Small Queen Anne walnut mirror
Topics:
Decoration and ornament--Queen Anne style
Furniture--United States
Period/Style:
Queen Anne
Culture:
American or English
Accession Number:
3472
Genre:
looking glasses (AAT)
mirrors (AAT)
Format:
Image
Physical Object
Content Type:
Furnishings & Decorative Arts
Prints & Photographs
Rights:
The use of this image may be subject to the copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) or to site license or other rights management terms and conditions. The person using the image is liable for any infringement
Access Restrictions:
Public
Source Title:
Israel Sack, Inc., Archive
Source Created:
New York, New York, United States
1957–1990
Source Note:
Sack, May 1972
The information below is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship
Folder:
Folder 10319 cab1dr4 tiff
Yale Collection:
Yale University Art Gallery
Digital Collection:
Israel Sack Furniture Archive
OID:
10968551
PID:
digcoll:845099