"Toilet Table - Ivory White"

Description

Design drawing titled "ToiletTable - Ivory White" rendered in pencil and colored pencil on trace. Front view of table and mirror is shown. Toilet or dressing table has rectangular form; narrow backsplash with concave corners; overhanging top with molded edge; two shallow drawers above one deeper drawer; bail handles on all drawers; key escutcheon on lower drawer; tapered square legs with block feet; and inlaid or molded trim on drawer fronts, stiles and legs. Rectangular mirror frame has arched pediment; carved foliate motif at center of arch and rosettes at corners; and gilding or gold paint. Title and design notes are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dressing tables
tables (support furniture)
mirrors
Neoclassical
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (7 5/8 x 5 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.013.002.001

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