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"Toilet Table of Satinwood with Painted Decoration"

CC010.001.013.019.003 (RS239622)

Description

Design drawing titled "Toilet Table of Satinwood with Painted Decoration" rendered in pencil on trace. Front view of dressing table and attached mirror is shown; plan of table top is also shown. Toilet or dressing table has rectangular form; narrow backsplash; overhanging top; two drawers with round pulls and painted stringing on each side of shallow center panel; panel with painted garlands and serpentine skirt; and tapered square legs with painted bellflower and stringing motifs. Oval mirror frame with horizontal orientation has two curved support arms with carved volutes and rosettes. Support arms attach to stand with trestle-style legs. Title is handwritten on drawing.

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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 (8 1/8 x 5 3/4 inches)
Dimensions
8 1/8x 5 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
305631
Reference Code
CC010.001.013.019.003

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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