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Toilet Table and Mirror

CC010.001.013.005.003 (RS239491)

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 with molded edge; one shallow drawer with bail handle on either side of shallow center panel; carved garlands and bowknots on center panel; carved fluted legs with carved blocks above short tapered feet. Square mirror frame has rope-style molding around perimeter; carved rosettes at corners; and two carved fluted columnar supports 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 (5 7/8 x 5 1/8 inches)
Dimensions
5 7/8x 5 1/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
305531
Reference Code
CC010.001.013.005.003

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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