Philadelphia, Philadelphia county, Pennsylvania, United States ca. 1784–1790
38 x 19 1/2 in.
Mirror glass; mahogany
Sack catalogue description: Chippendale mahogany mirror with scrolled crest and base, choice crotch-figured grain, bears the original label of John Elliott. ----- Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 3, p. 697, pl. P3239. YUAG catalogue note: The original label of John Elliott reads, "John Elliott / At No. 60 South Front Street, between Chestnut and Walnut Street / Philadelphia / Sells by Wholesale and Retail / Looking Glasses / In neat Mahogany Frames of American Manufacture."
Chippendale mahogany mirror
Decoration and ornament -- Chippendale style Furniture -- United States
looking glasses (AAT) mirrors (AAT)
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New York, New York, United States 1957–1990
Sack, November 1970 This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.