Sack catalogue description: Sheraton gilt architectural mirror with original églomisé glass panel depicting a rural farm scene, the frame is bordered by twin corinthian columns with spiral center beading, the center plinth with églomisé glass panel supports a high perched eagle holding chain in his beak; the chain forms a drapery pattern anchored to urn and flame end ornaments, the mirror is in the finest original state, retaining the original gilding and glass. This mirror belonged originally to Ann Ten Eyck of Albany; it descended in the family to Mrs. Ten Eyck Perry, from whom it was purchased. ----- Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 6, p. 1533, pl. P4582.
Sheraton gilt architectural mirror
Decoration and ornament -- Sheraton style Furniture -- United States
looking glasses (AAT) mirrors (AAT)
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Israel Sack, Inc., Archive
New York, New York, United States 1957–1990
Sack, May 1978 This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.