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"Toilet Glass"

CC010.001.007.015.002 (RS233193)

Description

Design drawing titled "Toilet Glass" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Dressing or toilet glass has short rectangular case with overhanging molded top; two shallow drawers in one tier; three carved projecting scrolls flanking drawers; molded bottom rim; two columnar supports with finials and carved ovoid bases which attach to top of case. and adjustable oval mirror attached to supporting arms at midpoint of sides.. Title and "for Mrs. Chas. Head" 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 (8 1/8 x 10 1/2 inches)
Dimensions
8 1/8x 10 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
306507
Reference Code
CC010.001.007.015.002

Record details

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

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