"Toilet Glass of Satinwood Painted Decor."

Description

Design drawing titled "Toilet Glass of Satinwood Painted Decor." rendered in pencil on trace. Top and side views are shown: top view of drawers is also shown. Toilet glass has rectangular mirror supported on each side by slender square columns with urn finials atop a shallow rectangular case with one tier of three drawers. Mirror, supports and case have painted decorative motifs including swags and garlands; top of case also has a painted vignette of a couple in a central oval medallion. Title, dimensions and "11316" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dressing glasses
Neoclassical
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil on trace (6 3/4 x 6 5/8 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.015.007.001

Record Details

Originator

A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Manufacturer)

Material Type

design drawings
sketches

Description Level

Item