Looking glass

Looking glass
Title
Looking glass
Date 
1740-1780
Medium 
Walnut veneer, glass, gilding
Dimensions 
Overall: 51 1/2 x 27 x 2 1/2 in. ( 130.8 x 68.6 x 6.4 cm )
Description 
Rectangular Chippendale looking glass in walnut veneer frame; broken pediment centering a carved shell with leaf pendant; mirror plate surrounded by molded border with gilding; serpentine-shaped base.
Credit Line 
Gift of Mrs. Screven Lorillard
Object Number 
1952.438
Gallery Label 
This looking glass was once part of the collection of Mrs. J. Insley Blair.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group