Wood, glass, gesso, gilding
each approx.: 47 x 27 x 7 in. ( 119.4 x 68.6 x 17.8 cm )
Pair of oval Chippendale looking glasses in gilded frames; crestpiece with floral stalks and a boat-shaped base with pendant vines at each end that descend halfway down on each side; central oval mirror plate separated from eight surrounding sections by beaded molding, with the whole enclosed in a gadrooned oval frame; two-branch candelabrum with lustres attached to frame at base.
Gift of Mrs. Scribner Schieffelin
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