Toilet Table and Mirror

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Front view of dressing table and attached mirror is shown. Toilet or dressing table has rectangular form; splashboard with rounded corners; overhanging top; two shallow side drawers flanking two small stacked fluted center drawers; round pulls; painted, inlaid or carved garlands and swags on side drawers; cabriole legs; and pad feet. Oval mirror frame has decorated rim and two columnar arm supports with ovoid finials. Arm supports also have two candle sconces on each support. Handwirtten on drawing is "Cal."

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Physical Description

1 design drawing in ink (6 3/8 x 4 7/8 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.013.013.003

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