Federal Mirror

Federal Mirror
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Federal Mirror

Federal Mirror with Eglomise Panel, New England, ca. 1810-1820. Gilt wood and gesso over white pine, pine secondary. Excellent condition, minor touch-ups. The panel depicts a mother and child in conversation around a tea table from the early classical period, and is surrounded by an intricate border that is quite pleasing. These panels often depict genre scenes from the period giving us a glimpse of what life was like at the time.

Dimensions: 
39 1/2"h x 21 1/2"w x 4"d
Item ID: F-M 002