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"Toilet Table of Ivory White and Gold"

CC010.001.013.005.001 (RS239570)

Description

Design drawing titled "Toilet Table of Ivory White and Gold" 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 with molded edge; two sets of two shallow drawers with bail handles flanking one shallow center drawer; carved or painted ornament on center drawer; tapered fluted legs with cuffs and turned cylindrical feet. Rectangular mirror frame has concave corners on top; rope-style molding around perimeter; and two fluted columnar supports with ovoid finials. Title and design notes 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 (6 1/2 x 5 3/8 inches)
Dimensions
6 1/2x 5 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
305529
Reference Code
CC010.001.013.005.001

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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