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Toilet Table and Mirror

CC010.001.013.012.003 (RS239475)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Front view of dressing table and attached mirror is shown; top plan of table is also shown. Neoclassical-style toilet or dressing table has rectangular form with ovolo corners; narrow splashboard with concave corner ends and two shallow recessed drawers with round pulls at center; overhanging top; one tier of two shallow drawers with bail handles; ring and vasiform turnings above tapered reeded round legs with cuffs and cylindrical feet. Oval mirror frame has two S-shaped scrolled support arms that attach to top of recessed drawers.

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 (9 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches)
Dimensions
9 1/2x 5 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
305569
Reference Code
CC010.001.013.012.003

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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