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Dressing Table and Mirror #548

CC010.005.245 (RS243666)

Description

Black-and-white photograph of dressing table and attached mirror. Neoclassical-style toilet or dressing table has bowed front; two drawers with curved fronts and bail handles on each side of shallow center drawer; tapered square legs and brass cuffs. Oval mirror frame is supported by two curved arms with brass urn finials; mirror sits atop shallow recessed compartment with three drawers. Inlaid ornamentation includes garlands, bellflowers and other motifs on center drawer front, stiles, and suppport arms. Handwritten notes on page include wood type, dimensions and A. H. Davenport Co. detail number 548.

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Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1913-1914, undated
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 black-and-white photograph (7 3/16 x 9 3/16 inches)
Dimensions
7 3/16x 9 3/16 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
314596
Reference Code
CC010.005.245

Record details

Originator
Possibly A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Photographer)
Possibly Irving & Casson - A. H. Davenport Co. (Photographer)
Descriptive Terms
Neoclassical
dressing tables
mirrors
Material Type
black-and-white photographs
photographs
Related Items
"Toilet Table"

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