Toilet Table and Mirror

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink 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 ovolo corners; narrow splashboard with concave corner ends and two shallow recessed drawers with round pulls at center; overhanging top; one tier of two shallow drawers with bail handles; ring and vasiform turnings above tapered reeded round legs with cuffs and cylindrical feet. Oval mirror frame has two S-shaped scrolled support arms that attach to top of recessed drawers.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Physical Description

1 design drawing in ink (9 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.013.012.003

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