Toilet Table and Mirror

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Front view of dressing table and separate mirror is shown. Queen Anne-style toilet or dressing table has rectangular form; narrow splashboard with scrolled cut corners; overhanging top; one tier of three drawers with the center drawer being more shallow; bail handles with bat-wing plates; shaped skirt with two drop pendants; cabriole legs and pad feet. Rectangular mirror frame has arched crest with carved shell ornament at top and carved rosettes at frame corners. Handwirtten on drawing are "7501/40954" and "Cal."

Details

Descriptive Terms

dressing tables
tables (support furniture)
mirrors
Queen Anne Style
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in ink (7 1/4 x 4 3/8 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.013.013.001

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