"ToiletTable"

Description

Design drawing titled "Toilet Table" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view of dressing table with attached mirror is shown. Toilet or dressing table has rectangular form; backsplash with concave corners; overhanging top with molded edge; tier of two shallow drawers with bail handles flanking short central apron; square legs terminating in spade feet with cuffs. Rectangular mirror frame has demilune crest with carved ornament at top; two turned columnar supports with rectangular blocks at top and base; and ovoid finials on supports. Title is handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dressing tables
tables (support furniture)
mirrors
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (9 1/8 x 6 3/4 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.013.004.003

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