Points of Reference: Atlas, Webster & Roget

  • Alphonse Mattia, Points of Reference: Atlas, Webster & Roget, 1995, painted Baltic birch plywood and various hardwoods with glass and gold leaf, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Peter T. Joseph, 1998.34.2A-O

Title
Points of Reference: Atlas, Webster & Roget
Artist
Date
1995
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
part A (case with tilted mirror): 72 x 19 x 13 1/2 in. (182.9 x 48.3 x 34.3 cm)
part B (case with square mirror): 70 x 21 1/2 x 15 1/2 in. (177.8 x 54.6 x 39.4 cm)
part C (case with circular mirror): 66 1/2 x 19 x 18 in. (168.9 x 48.3 x 45.7 cm)
part D (first large drawer in part A): 4 3/8 x 13 x 4 3/8 in. (11.1 x 33.0 x 11.1 cm)
part E (second large drawer in part A): 4 3/8 x 13 x 4 3/8 in. (11.1 x 33.0 x 11.1 cm)
part F (first large drawer in part B): 4 3/8 x 13 x 4 3/8 in. (11.1 x 33.0 x 11.1 cm)
part G (second large drawer in part B): 4 3/8 x 13 x 4 3/8 in. (11.1 x 33.0 x 11.1 cm)
part H (first large drawer in part C): 4 3/8 x 13 x 4 3/8 in. (11.1 x 33.0 x 11.1 cm)
part I (second large drawer in part C): 4 3/8 x 13 x 4 3/8 in. (11.1 x 33.0 x 11.1 cm)
part J (first small drawer
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of Peter T. Joseph

Mediums
Mediums Description
painted Baltic birch plywood and various hardwoods with glass and gold leaf
Classifications
Keywords
  • Object – furniture – mirror
  • Object – written matter – book
  • Architecture – detail – stairs
Object Number
1998.34.2A-O
Palette
Linked Open Data
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