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Toilet Table and Mirror

CC010.001.013.026.002 (RS239616)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view of dressing table and attached mirror is shown. Toilet or dressing table has rectangular form with concave front and ovolo corners; narrow splashboard; overhanging top with molded rim; one drawer with round pulls on either side of shallow center drawer; carved scrolled motif with garland on center panel; reeded stiles; tapered reeded legs with foliate carving and rings at top; and cuffs above cylindrical feet. Large oval mirror frame is supported by two plain columnar arms with foliate carving and reeding at base and pineapple finials.

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 ink (8 1/8 x 6 3/8 inches)
Dimensions
8 1/8x 6 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
305678
Reference Code
CC010.001.013.026.002

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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