Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts, United States England, United Kingdom ca. 1810–1820
45 x 37 in.
Mirror glass; gilding; brass; glass
Sack catalogue description: Classical gilt convex mirrror of exceptional quality and original gilt, finely sculptured eagle poised in flight perched on rocks and flanked by dolphins, the concave frame with leaf carving and spherules; four serpentine candlearms with brass candleholders and replaced glass bobeches. Probably Boston, Massachusetts, but possibly English. ----- Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 8, p. 2245, pl. P5771.
Classical gilt convex girandole mirror
Decoration and ornament -- Neoclassical style Furniture -- United States
American or English
girandole mirrors (AAT) looking glasses (AAT)
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New York, New York, United States 1957–1990
Sack, November 1985 This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.