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Overmantel Mirror

Description

Overmantel mirror. Wood and gesso, gilded. Horizontal rectangular form, six rope-turned columnar forms terminating in acanthus leaves and turned capitals. Rosettes within corner blocks. Large central mirror panel separated from two smaller panels flanked by simple molding.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820
circa
Material
gesso
gilding
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture; Other Furniture
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
gesso
gilding
looking glasses
Mirror
Mirror, Mantel
Mirror, Wall
mirrors
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
26 x 57 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1933.1026
Credit Line
Gift of Lucy F. Logan
GUSN
17230

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