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Mirror Case

Date:
19th century (14th century style)
Culture:
French
Medium:
Ivory (?) or some kind of Plastic
Dimensions:
Overall: 5 x 3/8 in. (12.7 x 0.9 cm)
Classification:
Ivories
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1911
Accession Number:
11.93.14
Not on view
Eugen Felix, Leipzig (sold 1886); his sale, J. M. Heberle, Cologne (October 25–30, 1886, no. 321); [ Ichenhauser(sold 1911)]
Atlas zu dem Kataloge der Kunstsammlung von Eugen Felix in Leipzig. Leipzig: T. O. Weigel, 1880. no. 597, pl. XXIV, no. 1.

Eye, August von, and P. E. Börner. Die Kunstsammlung von Eugen Felix in Leipzig. Leipzig: T. O. Weigel, 1880. no. 597, p. 97.

Kunst-Sammlung des Herrn Eugen Felix. Cologne: J. M. Heberle, October 25–30, 1886. no. 321, p. 56.

Breck, Joseph. "Ivories." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, o.s., 6, no. 8 (August 1911). pp. 163–64, ill.

Maclagan, Eric R. D. "Ivories faux fabriqués a Milan au debut du XIX e siècle." Arethuse 1 (October 1923). VI–VII.

Fakes and Forgeries. Minneapolis: Minneapolis Institute of Arts, 1973. no. 40, ill.

Smith, Elizabeth Bradford, ed. Medieval Art in America: Patterns of Collecting, 1800–1940. University Park, Pa.: Palmer Museum of Art, Pennsylvania State University, 1996. no. 32, pp. 146–47.



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