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"Oak Toilet Table"

CC010.001.013.024.002 (RS239473)

Description

Design drawing titled "Oak Toilet Table" rendered in pencil on trace. Front view of dressing table and attached mirror is shown. Toilet or dressing table has rectangular form; overhanging top with molded rim; one tier of three drawers with center drawer being more shallow; bail handles on side drawers and two round pulls on center drawer; and fluted square legs with tapered feet. Large rectangular mirror frame has molded edge and is supported on table by two shaped brackets at its base. Title, design notes, "Made for W. F. Burden 27777" and "11337" " 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 1/8 x 4 5/8 inches)
Dimensions
7 1/8x 4 5/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
305652
Reference Code
CC010.001.013.024.002

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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