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Toilet Table and Mirror

CC010.001.013.003.005 (RS239517)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view of a dressing table with attached mirror is shown. Toilet or dressing table has curved front; backsplash; overhanging top with molded edge; two sets of two shallow drawers with curved fronts and bail handles that flank a shallow center panel; carved foliate motif on apron; slender cabriole legs with carved knees terminating in scroll toe feet. Oval mirror frame with vertical orientation has carved garland at top and is supported by two curved arms attached to table with brackets having carved crosshatch pattern and scrolls..

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 ink (6 1/4 x 5 1/8 inches)
Dimensions
6 1/4x 5 1/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
305513
Reference Code
CC010.001.013.003.005

Record details

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

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