Frame for Dewing's The Mirror

Detail of a pattern
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At A Glance

  • Period

    ca. 1895
  • Geography

    New York, New York, United States
  • Material

    Gilded wood
  • Dimension

    H x W x D (outside): 88.3 x 78.7 x 6.4 cm (34 3/4 x 31 x 2 1/2 in)
  • Accession Number



Object Details

  • Designer

    Stanford White (1853-1906)
  • Frame maker

    Alexander J. Cabus (born after 1891)
  • Description

    A gilded reverse frame, the sight edge with leaf and berry molding and cross straps at the center points and corners, the ogee profile cast with a grill pattern with inner feather and outer bud borders, with a punched border and an ogee back edge.
  • Collection

    Freer Gallery of Art Collection
  • Exhibition History

    American Art - Thomas Wilmer Dewing (May 9, 1993 to February 20, 1996)
    American Paintings (March 20, 1981 to September 24, 1981)
    Thomas Wilmer Dewing (June 19, 1980 to March 18, 1981)
    American Paintings (May 31, 1979 to June 17, 1980)
    American Paintings: Thomas Wilmer Dewing (December 11, 1976 to April 16, 1977)
    American Paintings (July 1, 1974 to December 5, 1975)
    American Paintings (September 8, 1961 to May 2, 1973)
    Untitled Exhibition, American Oil Paintings, 1958 (June 29, 1958 to October 27, 1959)
    Untitled Exhibition, American Oil Paintings and Watercolors (May 10, 1945 to September 25, 1947)
  • Origin

    New York, New York, United States
  • Credit Line

    Gift of Charles Lang Freer
  • Type

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