This object is currently on display in room 206 as part of The Virtue in Vice. There is one other image of this object. This object has no known copyright, and as such we offer a high-resolution image of it. See our image rights statement.

 

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1968

  • We acquired this object.

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Mirror, ca. 1760

This is a mirror. It is dated ca. 1760 and we acquired it in 1968. Its medium is carved, gessoed and gilt pine, mirrored glass. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was bequest of Mary Hayward Weir. It is credited Bequest of Mary Hayward Weir.

Our curators have highlighted 6 objects that are related to this one. Here are three of them, selected at random:

  • Print (France)
  • Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council.
  • 1921-6-249-9

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 182.9 x 109.2 x 17.8 cm (6 ft. x 43 in. x 7 in.)

Cite this object as

Mirror, ca. 1760; carved, gessoed and gilt pine, mirrored glass; H x W x D: 182.9 x 109.2 x 17.8 cm (6 ft. x 43 in. x 7 in.); Bequest of Mary Hayward Weir; 1968-158-4

In addition to The Virtue in Vice, this object was previously on display as part of the exhibition Thom Browne Selects.

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