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Wall Mirror

1991.1295 (RS21416)

Description

Queen Anne, paint-decorated wall mirror, with rectangular cushion-frame below shaped crest, black chinoiserie decoration on red ground; crest attached with wooden cleats and wrought-iron nails.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1725-1750
Location of origin
USA
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
glass (material)
mirrors
painting (coating)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Chinoiserie
Glass
glass (material)
Mirror, Wall
mirrors
Painted
painting (coating)
Queen Anne
wall mirrors
Wood
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
16 1/4 x 9 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1295
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2838

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