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Toilet Table and Mirror

CC010.001.013.013.003 (RS239599)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Front view of dressing table and attached mirror is shown. Toilet or dressing table has rectangular form; splashboard with rounded corners; overhanging top; two shallow side drawers flanking two small stacked fluted center drawers; round pulls; painted, inlaid or carved garlands and swags on side drawers; cabriole legs; and pad feet. Oval mirror frame has decorated rim and two columnar arm supports with ovoid finials. Arm supports also have two candle sconces on each support. Handwirtten on drawing is "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 (6 3/8 x 4 7/8 inches)
Dimensions
6 3/8x 4 7/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
305602
Reference Code
CC010.001.013.013.003

Record details

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

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