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Cheval Glass

CC010.001.013.032.002 (RS239615)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Front and side views are shown. Neoclassical-style cheval glass has two tapered reeded stiles with urn finials atop rosette carved blocks and carved acanthus leaves at the bottom; trestle-style base; low curved legs with foliate carving, scrolls and volutes; and turned feet. Moveable full-length rectangular mirror has arched top with carved wreath and ribbon ornament at top; carved rosettes at corners; and molded rim.

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 x 8 1/4 inches)
Dimensions
7 1/4x 8 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
305697
Reference Code
CC010.001.013.032.002

Record details

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

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