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Looking Glass

A work made of mahogany and eastern white pine.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of mahogany and eastern white pine.

Date:

1795–1810

Artist:

Artist unknown (American, 18th–19th century)
New York or Albany, New York

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of the Americas

Artist

Artist unknown

Title

Looking Glass

Place

New York (Object made in)

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c. 1795–1810

Medium

Mahogany and eastern white pine

Dimensions

Overall: 147.4 × 61 cm (58 × 24 in.); To top of vase: H.: 139.7 cm (55 in.); To top of spray: H.: 153.7 cm (60 1/2 in.); (top with spray: H.: 6.4 cm (2 1/2 in.); (thinnest part of body: H.: 3.9 cm (1 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Emily Crane Chadbourne

Reference Number

1952.968

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