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"Dressing Table of Mahogany"

CC010.001.013.019.002 (RS239515)

Description

Design drawing titled "Dressing Table of Mahogany" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view of dressing table is shown. Toilet or dressing table has rectangular form; narrow splashboard with scrolled cut ears; overhanging top with molded edge; case with one shallow drawer over two drawers; skirt with high demilune arch which separates two lower drawers; bail handles with bat-wing plates; branch veneer on drawer fronts; and cabriole legs with ball-and-claw feet. Title, design notes and "13916" are 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 1/2 x 7 5/8 inches)
Dimensions
7 1/2x 7 5/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
305630
Reference Code
CC010.001.013.019.002

Record details

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

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