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Looking Glass

A work made of gilt, carved wood, and mirror.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of gilt, carved wood, and mirror.

Date:

1790/1812

Artist:

Artist unknown
American, 18th/19th century
New York

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of the Americas

Artist

Artist unknown

Title

Looking Glass

Origin

New York City

Date

c. 1790–1812

Medium

Gilt, carved wood, and mirror

Dimensions

138.4 × 54.6 × 4.5 cm (54 1/2 × 21 1/2 × 1 3/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Reginald A. Read Jr. in memory of Martha Lawrence Read

Reference Number

1990.406

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