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"Cheval Glass"

CC010.001.013.033.005 (RS239540)

Description

Design drawing titled "Cheval Glass" rendered in pencil and colored pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Cheval glass has two plain columnar stiles with urn finials; trestle-style base; and two rectangular trestles with carved scrolled feet. Moveable full-length rectangular mirror has carved or inlaid ornaments including bellflowers and rosettes at corners and middle of sides. Some ornamentation may be brass. Title is 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 1/4 x 4 inches)
Dimensions
7 1/4x 4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
305705
Reference Code
CC010.001.013.033.005

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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