Mirror

English
about 1760–65


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

130.81 cm (51 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1984.133

Medium or Technique

Wood

Out on Loan

On display at Kimbell Art Museum, Fort Worth, TX, August 27, 2017 – December 31, 2017

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Looking glasses and mirrors

Two grape vines bearing fruit enclose mirror glass; at the top they entwine asymetrically and come to a point above the middle of the oval glass.

Provenance

Herbert Heidelberger (b. 1933 - d. 1982), Boston; 1984, bequest of Herbert Heidelberger to the MFA. (Accession Date: March 7, 1984)

Credit Line

Bequest of Herbert Heidelberger in honor of Frederick and Minna Heidelberger