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Looking Glass

A work made of gessoed and gilt pine, verre églomisé (reverse painted glass), gilding, and mirror glass.
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  • A work made of gessoed and gilt pine, verre églomisé (reverse painted glass), gilding, and mirror glass.

Date:

c. 1700

Artist:

England, probably London

About this artwork

Status

On View, Gallery 234

Department

Applied Arts of Europe

Title

Looking Glass

Place

London (Object made in)

Date

1695–1705

Medium

Gessoed and gilt pine, verre églomisé (reverse painted glass), gilding, and mirror glass

Dimensions

207 × 121.3 cm (88 1/2 × 47 3/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. I. W. Colburn

Reference Number

1968.424

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