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Wall Mirror

Description

Red painted Queen Anne wall mirror with rectangular molded frame and a shaped crest. It is made from pine and painted red with black floral sprays and a black outline to the crest in Chinoiserie decoration. The mirror glass has been replaced- it is cloudy.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1725-1750
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
glass (material)
mirrors
nailing
painting (coating)
pine (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Chinoiserie
Glass
glass (material)
MIRROR, WALL
mirrors
Nailed
nailing
Painted
painting (coating)
Pine
pine (wood)
Queen Anne
wall mirrors
Dimensions
21.5 x 11 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1194
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2750

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