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"Cheval Glass of Sabricue"

CC010.001.013.033.001 (RS239613)

Description

Design drawing titled "Cheval Glass of Sabricue" rendered in pencil on trace. Front and side views are shown. Cheval glass has two short stiles with molded edges and carved foliate scrolls at top; trestle-style base; stretcher and sides with scrolled profile and central medallions containing carved foliate ornaments; low curved legs with carved knees and volutes at end; turned feet; and casters. Moveable full-length rectangular mirror has gently curved top; carved crest rail with central medallion and scrolled ears. Title, design notes, "11507," "March 2 - 1907 / J. B. W." and "Made for Mr. Taylor New York 5654" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1907-03-02
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 design drawing in pencil (6 3/4 x 6 1/4 inches)
Dimensions
6 3/4x 6 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
305701
Reference Code
CC010.001.013.033.001

Record details

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

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