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Cheval Glass

CC010.001.013.033.002 (RS239604)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Front view is shown. Cheval glass has two curved stiles with carved foliate scrolls at tops; plinth with curved sides, carved scrolls and foliage; quadrangular base; four reverse curve legs with brass caps; and casters. Moveable full-length shield-shaped mirror has carved crest rail with foliate motifs at ears and a central Rococo cartouche.

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 x 4 3/4 inches)
Dimensions
8x 4 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
305702
Reference Code
CC010.001.013.033.002

Record details

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

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