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From: American Art Association, Anderson Galleries, Inc., Fine American Furniture: Comprising the Entire Collection of the Colonial Antique Shop, Boston, Massachusetts and the Private Collection of Harold S. Hanks, Wellesley, Massachusetts., sale cat. (May 5–6, 1938), pp. 50-51, lot 286.
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Looking glass


Object number

RIF2038

Maker

Maker Peter Grinnell and Son, active 1809–1828

Dimensions

Height: 115.57cm (45 1/2in.); Width: 71.12cm (28in.)

Date

1810–1820

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Providence, Rhode Island
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Medium

Gilded wood; silvered and reverse-painted glass

Marks

Said to be labeled by Peter Grinnell and Son. Source: American Art Association, Anderson Galleries, Inc., Fine American Furniture: Comprising the Entire Collection of the Colonial Antique Shop, Boston, Massachusetts and the Private Collection of Harold S. Hanks, Wellesley, Massachusetts, sale cat. (May 5–6, 1938), pp. 50-51, lot 286.

Style

Sheraton

Provenance

The Colonial Antique Shop, Boston, Massachusetts; consigned to American Art Association, Anderson Galleries, Inc., New York, May 5–6, 1938, lot 286

Associated names

Colonial Antique Shop
American Art Association
Anderson Galleries

Bibliography

American Art Association and Anderson Galleries, New York, Fine American Furniture: Comprising The Entire Collection of The Colonial Antique Shop, Boston, Mass. and The Private Collection of Harold S. Hanks, Wellesley, Mass., sale cat. (May 5–6, 1938), 50–51, lot 286.