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Toilet Table and Mirror

CC010.001.013.015.003 (RS239505)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view of dressing table and attached mirror is shown. Chippendale-style toilet or dressing table has rectangular form with oxbow front; splashboard; overhanging top with molded edge; two drawers on each side with curved fronts and round pulls; and cabriole legs with carved knees terminating in ball-and-claw feet. Oval mirror frame has two fluted square columnar supports with pineapple finials. "Cal" is 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 (7 1/8 x 6 inches)
Dimensions
7 1/8x 6 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
305611
Reference Code
CC010.001.013.015.003

Record details

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

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