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Hand mirror

Rupert Carabin (French, 1862–1932)
Bronze, mirror glass, moonstone
L. 13-1/8 inches (33 cm.)
Credit Line:
Gift of Rosenberg & Stiebel Inc., 1979
Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 556
Inscription: Signed (on handle): R. Carabin
[Yves Plantin, Paris, in 1974]; [Rosenberg & Stiebel Inc., New York, until 1979; their gift to MMA]

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "La Belle Époque," December 6, 1982–September 4, 1983, unnum. checklist (p. 15).

Yvonne Brunhammer. L'oeuvre de Rupert Carabin 1862–1932. Exh. cat., Galerie du Luxembourg. Paris, 1974, p. 223, under no. 171, illustrates the silver edition.

Penelope Hunter-Stiebel in "Twentieth Century Art." The Metropolitan Museum of Art: Notable Acquisitions, 1979–1980. New York, 1980, p. 64, ill.

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