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"Toilet Table - Painted"

CC010.001.013.028.001 (RS239605)

Description

Design drawing titled "Toilet Table - Painted" rendered in pencil on trace. Front view of dressing table and attached mirror is shown. Neoclassical-style toilet or dressing table has rectangular form; narrow splashboard; overhanging top; one tier of two drawers, each with two bail handles; stiles with painted ornaments; tapered reeded round legs with cuffs; and cylindrical feet. Oval mirror frame has carved ornament at top; and two tapered round supporting arms with ovoid finials and foliate carving at bases. Title, design notes, "11730" and "Fact. 21265" 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 x 5 1/8 inches)
Dimensions
7x 5 1/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
305686
Reference Code
CC010.001.013.028.001

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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