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Toilet Table and Mirror

CC010.001.013.013.001 (RS239617)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Front view of dressing table and separate mirror is shown. Queen Anne-style toilet or dressing table has rectangular form; narrow splashboard with scrolled cut corners; overhanging top; one tier of three drawers with the center drawer being more shallow; bail handles with bat-wing plates; shaped skirt with two drop pendants; cabriole legs and pad feet. Rectangular mirror frame has arched crest with carved shell ornament at top and carved rosettes at frame corners. Handwirtten on drawing are "7501/40954" and "Cal."

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 (7 1/4 x 4 3/8 inches)
Dimensions
7 1/4x 4 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
305596
Reference Code
CC010.001.013.013.001

Record details

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

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