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"Mirror"

CC010.001.007.012.006 (RS233174)

Description

Design drawing titled "Mirror" rendered in pencil on trace. Front view is shown. Mirror has trapezoidal shape with extended section at center top; molded frame; central carved ornament of cherub face on top of frame surmounted by foliate garland and other items; fluted and carved column with ball finials on either side on center ornament; two large carved scrolls with rosettes at ends extending form columns to midpoint of mirror sides; and large carved flower at bottom of mirror frame flanked by scrolls. Title, design notes, "for Mrs. Richardson" and "11851" 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 (6 x 3 3/4 inches)
Dimensions
6x 3 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
306446
Reference Code
CC010.001.007.012.006

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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