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American Decorative Arts

Mirror

1900–1925

Walnut veneer on pine

53 1/4 × 23 5/8 in. (135.2 × 60 cm)
Mabel Brady Garvan Collection
1930.2719
Geography: 
Made in New York
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
American
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Furniture
Provenance: 

Garvan's records concerning this object are confused. A looking glass with this accession number was purchased from Henry V. Weil, but the photograph in Garvan's card file is not of the object that now bears this number. Gift in 1930 to Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

David L. Barquist, Elisabeth Donaghy Garrett, and Gerald W. R. Ward, American Tables and Looking Glasses in the Mabel Brady Garvan and Other Collections at Yale University (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1992), 381, no. A43, ill.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.