American Decorative Arts

Fragment of a Looking Glass

1725–50

Spruce

21 1/8 x 20 1/4 in. (53.7 x 51.4 cm)
Mabel Brady Garvan Collection
1931.1217
Culture: 
Probably British
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Furniture
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Gift in 1931 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), 300–301, no. 164, ill.

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