Looking glass

Published/Created:
New York, United States
ca. 1810–1815
Physical Description:
36 x 14 1/2 in.
Materials:
Mirror glass; mahogany
Notes:
Sack catalogue description: Hepplewhite mahogany mirror with scrolled crest and base with scrolled voluted ears, the original mirror glass is in the line-inlaid rectangular frame, the scrollboard is centered by an oval patera of an American eagle and shield with eighteen stars, the symbol of the New Republic.
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Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 9, p. 2462, pl. P6176.
Variant Titles:
Hepplewhite mahogany mirror
Topics:
Decoration and ornament -- Hepplewhite style
Furniture -- United States
Period/Style:
Federal
Hepplewhite
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
6176
Folder:
Folder 9923 cab1dr2 tiff
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, September 1989
This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.
Yale Collection:
Yale University Art Gallery
Digital Collection:
Israel Sack Furniture Archive
oid pointer:
10981937
OID:
11873915
PID:
digcoll:847963

Number of Pages: 2
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