Toilet Table and Mirror

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view of a dressing table with attached mirror is shown. Toilet or dressing table has curved front; backsplash; overhanging top with molded edge; two sets of two shallow drawers with curved fronts and bail handles that flank a shallow center panel; carved foliate motif on apron; slender cabriole legs with carved knees terminating in scroll toe feet. Oval mirror frame with vertical orientation has carved garland at top and is supported by two curved arms attached to table with brackets having carved crosshatch pattern and scrolls..

Details

Descriptive Terms

dressing tables
tables (support furniture)
mirrors
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in ink (6 1/4 x 5 1/8 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.013.003.005

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