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"Toilet Table"

CC010.001.013.021.002 (RS239501)

Description

Design drawing titled "Toilet Table" rendered in ink on trace. Front view of dressing table and attached mirror is shown. Toilet or dressing table has rectangular form; splashboard; two drawers with bail handles on either side of shallow central panel wth rosette motif; stiles with bellflower motifs; and tapered square legs with spade feet. Large rectangular mirror frame has molded rim and curved brackets where it attaches to splashboard. Title, design notes, "H. H. Robb 24649," "11888" " and "Cal" 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 (6 7/8 x 5 3/8 nches)
Dimensions
6 7/8x 5 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
305641
Reference Code
CC010.001.013.021.002

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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