Mirror, dressing glass
Charles Crane Crehore (American, 1793–1879)
Object Place: Milton, Massachusetts, United States
Overall: 74.3 x 56.8 x 19.7 cm (29 1/4 x 22 3/8 x 7 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Mahogany, pine, brass mounts
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Mahogany dressing glass. Four ball feet support chest containing four drawers–two square ones flanking two stacked rectangular ones in the center. Turned mirror supports with ball finials and slightly raked back hold the glass. Rectangular-shaped glass with square mahogany corner blocks, decorated with brass, rosette ornaments. Brass rosette drawer pulls.
Stencilled on back in a dotted-line oval:
CHAs C CREHORE
1977, purchased by the MFA from Joseph Caldwell, III, The Fanlight, Inc., Manlius, New York (Accession date: September 14, 1977).
Joyce Arnold Rusoff Fund