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"Toilet Table of Mahogany"

CC010.001.013.028.004 (RS239552)

Description

Design drawing titled "Toilet Table of Mahogany" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view of dressing table and attached mirror is shown. Toilet or dressing table has rectangular form with bowed center front section; splashboard with concave ends; overhanging top with molded edge; two drawers with bail handles on each side of shallow center drawer with curved front and two round pulls; and six tapered square legs with spade feet. Rectangularl mirror frame has arched crest and two square supporting arms with pineapple finials. Title and "#117" 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 (8 1/4 x 7 1/8 inches)
Dimensions
8 1/4x 7 1/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
305689
Reference Code
CC010.001.013.028.004

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
Related Items
Dressing Table and Mirror #495 and Dressing Table and Mirror #117

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