Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Pier mirror

Date:
ca. 1800–10
Geography:
Possibly made in Boston, Massachusetts, United States; Possibly made in Salem, Massachusetts, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
White pine frame, gessoed, sanded and gilded, mahogany oval panel, painted, looking glass
Dimensions:
65 1/2 × 32 × 3 1/2 in. (166.4 × 81.3 × 8.9 cm)
Classification:
Furniture
Credit Line:
Purchase, William Cullen Bryant Fellows Gifts, 2013
Accession Number:
2014.1
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 730
Dorothy G. Scattergood; to her estate, until 1986; to sale Freeman's Auction Gallery, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, June 25, 1986, no. 556; to Barry Blum, Chestnut Hill, Philadelphia, as agent; to Israel Sack, Inc. New York, 1986; to private collection, and by descent, 1986-2013.
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