Retailer: John Elliott Sr. (1713–1791)
Date: ca. 1775
Geography: Made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Dimensions: 48 x 26 in. (121.9 x 66 cm)
Credit Line: Purchase, Friends of the American Wing Fund and Max H. Gluck Foundation, Inc. Gift, in honor of Virginia and Leonard Marx, 1990
Accession Number: 1990.18
The looking glass with frame in the full Rococo taste is one of the rarest of American furniture forms. The label of John Elliott on this example refers to the retailer, not the maker.