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Mirror

Maker:
Possibly by Thomas Pelletier
Maker:
and René Pelletier
Date:
ca. 1690
Culture:
British
Medium:
Glass, verre eglomisé, gilded wood
Dimensions:
H. 77 x W. 31 in. (195.6 x 78.7 cm)
Classification:
Woodwork-Furniture
Credit Line:
Gift of Irwin Untermyer, 1964
Accession Number:
64.101.1001
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 518
The glass panels that frame this mirror are decorated with verre eglomise that has engraved decoration on gold leaf on the underside.
[ Miss M. Grant , Lichborough Hall, Towcester, England, until 1951] ; [Porcelain, Glass and Objects of Art...sale, Christie, Manson and Woods , July 19, 1951, no. 114; to F. Partridge] ; [ Frank Partridge (in 1951)] ; Irwin Untermyer , New York (until 1964)
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