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Looking glass


Object number

RIF3565

Maker

Maker: possibly Peter Grinnell and Son, active 1809–1828

Dimensions

94.615 x 39.37 cm (37 1/4 x 15 1/2 in.)

Date

ca. 1815–ca. 1820

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Probably made in Providence, Rhode Island
(view a map of Rhode Island)

Medium

Gilded white pine (primary); white pine (backboards); silvered and reverse-painted glass

Style

Federal

Provenance

Ronald S. Kane; consigned by him to Christie's, New York, January 22, 1994, lot 393. Skinner, Inc., Bolton, Massachusetts, March 24, 1996, lot 351

Associated names

Skinner, Inc.
Christie's
Ronald S. Kane

See also


Bibliography

Christie's, New York, Important American Furniture and Decorative Arts: The Ronald S. Kane Collection, sale cat. (January 22, 1994), lot 393, ill.
Skinner, Inc., Bolton, Mass., American Furniture and Decorative Arts, sale cat. (March 24, 1996), 81, lot 351, ill.