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Toilet Table and Mirror

CC010.001.013.003.003 (RS239513)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Front view of dressing table and mirror is shown. Neoclassical-style toilet or dressing table has rectangular form; narrow backsplash with concave corners; overhanging top; two shallow drawers with bail handles on either side of a shallow center drawer; foliate motif on center drawer front; round tapered fluted legs with cuffs and cylindrical feet. Rectangular mirror frame has concave corners at top and carved rope molding around perimeter. Mirror is supported by two fluted columns with ovoid finials.

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 (6 1/4 x 5 1/4 inches)
Dimensions
6 1/4x 5 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
305511
Reference Code
CC010.001.013.003.003

Record details

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

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