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"Toilet Glass of Satinwood Painted Decor."

CC010.001.015.007.001 (RS233598)

Description

Design drawing titled "Toilet Glass of Satinwood Painted Decor." rendered in pencil on trace. Top and side views are shown: top view of drawers is also shown. Toilet glass has rectangular mirror supported on each side by slender square columns with urn finials atop a shallow rectangular case with one tier of three drawers. Mirror, supports and case have painted decorative motifs including swags and garlands; top of case also has a painted vignette of a couple in a central oval medallion. Title, dimensions and "11316" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1880-1914, undated
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 design drawing in pencil on trace (6 3/4 x 6 5/8 inches)
Dimensions
6 3/4x 6 5/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
303131
Reference Code
CC010.001.015.007.001

Record details

Originator
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Manufacturer)
Descriptive Terms
Neoclassical
dressing glasses
Material Type
design drawings
sketches

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