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"Mirror of Mahogany and Gold"

CC010.001.007.012.004 (RS233168)

Description

Design drawing titled "Mirror of Mahogany and Gold" rendered in pencil and colored pencil on trace. Front view is shown. Rectangular mirror frame has broken scroll pediment with ornately carved scrolls; central plinth with finial in form of eagle with outstretched wings; carved molding around perimeter of frame; additional carved foliate ornamentation on sides of frame; and shaped curved bottom. Title, design notes and "G. C. Converse" 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 and colored pencil (6 1/2 x 4 5/8 inches)
Dimensions
6 1/2x 4 5/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
306443
Reference Code
CC010.001.007.012.004

Record details

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

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