Wethersfield, Hartford county, Connecticut, United States ca. 1790–1800
57 x 25 in.
Mirror glass; mahogany; gilding
Sack catalogue description: Hepplewhite mahogany and gilt mirror, one of a pair, with original floral urn ornament and original gilding; each inscribed on back "S. Deming." A later inscription on the back reads, "Beach family, Litchfield, Conn., formerly in Sheldon House, North St." Related objects: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 3, p. 701, pl. P2305. ----- Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 2, p. 341, pl. 845. ----- YUAG catalogue note: This looking glass is one of a pair with object P2305, a matching Hepplewhite mahogany and gilt mirror signed on the back by Simeon Deming.
Hepplewhite mahogany and gilt mirror
Decoration and ornament -- Hepplewhite style Furniture -- United States
looking glasses (AAT) mirrors (AAT)
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New York, New York, United States 1957–1990
Sack, June 1966; Sack, November 1970 This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.