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"ToiletTable"

CC010.001.013.004.003 (RS239556)

Description

Design drawing titled "Toilet Table" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view of dressing table with attached mirror is shown. Toilet or dressing table has rectangular form; backsplash with concave corners; overhanging top with molded edge; tier of two shallow drawers with bail handles flanking short central apron; square legs terminating in spade feet with cuffs. Rectangular mirror frame has demilune crest with carved ornament at top; two turned columnar supports with rectangular blocks at top and base; and ovoid finials on supports. Title is 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 (9 1/8 x 6 3/4 inches)
Dimensions
9 1/8x 6 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
305526
Reference Code
CC010.001.013.004.003

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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