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; narrow splashboard with concave ends; overhanging top with molded edge; three shallow drawers in one tier with middle drawer being more shallow; bail handles on side drawers; and reeded columnar legs terminating in cylindrical feet. Three-part mirror frame has rectangular frame with arched crest in the middle and two swinging oval mirrors which are joined to it at the sides. Design notes are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dressing tables
tables (support furniture)
mirrors
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in ink (6 5/8 x 6 1/4 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.013.018.001

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