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Toilet Table and Mirror

CC010.001.013.023.001 (RS239611)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Front view of dressing table and separate mirror is shown. Toilet or dressing table has rectangular form; splashboard with scrolled ends; overhanging top with molded edge; two drawers with bail handles and bat-wing plates on each side; shallow central panel with shaped apron; and cabriole legs with foliate-carved knees terminating in pad feet. Rectangular mirror frame has shaped crest; carved shell and scrolls on top; carved bellflowers on sides; and molded rim. "W. B. Schiller" 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 (10 3/4 x 8 inches)
Dimensions
10 3/4x 8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
305650
Reference Code
CC010.001.013.023.001

Record details

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

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