On View In:
Gallery 336
Artist:   English  
Title:   Reverse painting with mirrored background  
Date:   19th century  
Medium:   Glass, paint, and lacquered wood  
Dimensions:   21 3/4 x 24 in. (55.25 x 60.96 cm)  
Credit Line:   Gift of James F. and Louise H. Bell in memory of James S. and Sallie M. Bell  
Location:   Gallery 336  


Object Description  
  
Inscriptions:    
Classification:   Glass (Do Not Use)  
Physical Description:   mirror with painting (in Chinese style) representing pavillion at water's edge on which three adults and a child are grouped about a table; a servant (?) approaches carrying a book; islands, temples, trees and a sailing junk in background; moulded walnut frame in four sections  
Creation Place:   Asia, China, , ,  
Accession #:   31.18.2  
Owner:   The Minneapolis Institute of Arts