Vertical, rectangular, looking glass composed of two pieces of glass within a carved and gilded, Neoclassical or Louis XVI entablature style frame with a filet and cable or ribbon-and-stick at its outer edge, a recessed center frieze, and a fillet and beading along its inner edge.

The frame is mitered together. The outside edges of the frame are molded with a concave half-round at center.

Date

1952


People


Geography


Material/Technique

Gilt, gesso, wood, glass


Dimensions

Overall: 81 3/8 in. x 43 1/8 in. x 1 3/4 in. (206.69 cm x 109.54 cm x 4.45 cm)


Credit

Purchase, 1952


Object Number

M-1679


Colors


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