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Washstand

1970.445 (RS115366)

Description

Rectangular overhanging white marble top with ogee molded edge, surmounted at back with a marble splash board with top cyma curve edge. Plant construction with straight sides enclosing cabinet base with overhanging top drainer flanked by columnar supports with stepped and Marlborough feet. Arched apron design. Sides with basal moldings. Painted deep green over grey or gesso ground (appears to be original color). Same form as 1970.459, grain-painted in Gothic Revival style.\n

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1865
Location of origin
Brooklyn, New York, USA
Associated Building
Original to Roseland Cottage (Woodstock, Conn.).
Material
marble (rock)
painting (coating)
pine (wood)
Object type
Furniture; Support Furniture
Places
Probably New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
Marble
marble (rock)
Painted
painting (coating)
Pine
pine (wood)
Stand, Floor
Washstand
washstands
Dimensions
37.25 x 33.25 x 17.375 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.445
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret Carson Holt
GUSN
64791
Related Items
Title Washstand Accession number 1970.459 Notes 1970.459 WASHSTAND Relationship Similar

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