Looking glass

Published/Created:
United States
England, United Kingdom
ca. 1800
Physical Description:
46 x 23 in.
Materials:
Mirror glass; gilding; paint
Notes:
Sack catalogue description: Gilded convex mirror of superb quality, the convex glass is enclosed by reeded black frame and carved egg and dart molding, the vigorously executed and carved eagle is painted black. American or English.
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Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 3, p. 723, pl. P3284.
Variant Titles:
Gilded convex mirror
Topics:
Decoration and ornament -- Neoclassical style
Furniture -- United States
Period/Style:
Federal
Neoclassical
Culture:
American or English
Accession Number:
3284
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, November 1970
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:
10981519
OID:
11873815
PID:
digcoll:848172

Number of Pages: 2
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