Looking glass

Object Number: 
Walnut veneer, glass, gesso, gilding
Overall: 52 1/2 x 26 1/2 x 1 in. ( 133.4 x 67.3 x 2.5 cm )
Rectangular Chippendale looking glass with walnut veneer frame; scrolled pediment centering a carved and gilded crest with three plumes, with carved and gilded scrolls on either side; mirror plate surrounded by a molded border with gilding and flanked by carved and gilded floral decoration on either side; triangular base with ornately carved and pierced edge with incised decoration.
Gallery Label: 
This looking glass was once part of the collection of Mrs. J. Insley Blair.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Screven Lorillard
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group