Federal Gilt Wood Mirror with Eglomise Tablet, New England, probably Massachusetts, ca. 1815-1820. Pine and gesso with gilt, some flaking to the reverse painting with some minor touch-ups to areas of gilt. The mirror is imposing in size and retains its original reverse painting on glass depicting an important moment in American History: Commodore Thomas McDonough’s victory over the Bristish on Lake Champlain in 1814.
Dimensions: 54 1/2"h x 31"w x 6 1/4"d
Item ID: F-M 045