Toilet Table and Mirror

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Front view of dressing table and mirror is shown. Neoclassical-style toilet or dressing table has rectangular form; narrow backsplash with concave corners; overhanging top; two shallow drawers with bail handles on either side of a shallow center drawer; foliate motif on center drawer front; round tapered fluted legs with cuffs and cylindrical feet. Rectangular mirror frame has concave corners at top and carved rope molding around perimeter. Mirror is supported by two fluted columns with ovoid finials.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (6 1/4 x 5 1/4 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.013.003.003

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