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Design drawing titled "Red Mahogany Toilet Table" rendered in pencil on trace. Front view of dressing table and attached mirror is shown; top plan of table is also shown. Neoclassical-style toilet or dressing table has rectangular form with oxbow front edge; narrow splashboard with carved scrolled ends; overhanging top; two sets of two shallow drawers with bail handles flanking center panel; inlaid, painted or carved bellflower and ribbon garland and swag on center panel; tapered round reeded legs; and cylindrical feet. Oval mirror frame has two tapered columnar supporting arms with urn finials and stepped bases. Title, design notes, "Made for Mrs. Woodworth 31923" and "11345" are handwritten on drawing.
tables (support furniture)
1 design drawing in pencil (9 x 5 1/8 inches)
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Manufacturer)