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"Cheval Glass"

CC010.001.013.033.003 (RS239612)

Description

Design drawing titled "Cheval Glass" rendered in pencil on trace. Front and partial side views are shown. Empire-style cheval glass has two square post stiles with urn finials and carved ornaments; trestle-style base; low curved legs with acanthus-carved knees and volutes at end; turned feet; and casters. Moveable full-length rectangular mirror has arched crest wtith carved wreath and garland at center. Title and design notes 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 7/8 x 6 1/8 inches)
Dimensions
7 7/8x 6 1/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
305703
Reference Code
CC010.001.013.033.003

Record details

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

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