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Dressing Mirror

A work made of mahogany veneer and tulip poplar.
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  • A work made of mahogany veneer and tulip poplar.


c. 1820


Attributed to Duncan Phyfe
American, born Scotland, 1768–1854

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On View, Gallery 172


Arts of the Americas


Duncan Phyfe


Dressing Mirror


United States (Artist's nationality:)

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c. 1820


Mahogany veneer and tulip poplar


104.1 × 188.6 × 61 cm (41 × 74 1/4 × 24 in.)

Credit Line

Roger and Peter McCormick, Delphine G. Schoen Trust, Mr. and Mrs. John W. Puth Endowment, and Stan and Polly Stone Fund

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