Looking glass

Published/Created:
New York, United States
ca. 1810–1815
Physical Description:
36 3/4 x 19 1/4 in.
Materials:
Mirror glass; mahogany; gilding
Notes:
Sack catalogue description: Hepplewhite mahogany inlaid mirror with an inlaid eagle and eighteen stars symbolizing the new Republic centering the crest, scrolled crest and base, original glass with carved and gilded and inlaid border; mellow brown color.
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Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 5, p. 1377, pl. P4322.
Variant Titles:
Hepplewhite mahogany inlaid mirror
Topics:
Decoration and ornament -- Hepplewhite style
Furniture -- United States
Period/Style:
Federal
Hepplewhite
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
4322
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, October 1976
This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.
Folder:
Folder 9923 cab1dr2 tiff
Yale Collection:
Yale University Art Gallery
Digital Collection:
Israel Sack Furniture Archive
oid pointer:
10981668
OID:
11873848
PID:
digcoll:847740

Number of Pages: 2
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