Toilet Table and Mirror

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Front view of dressing table and separate mirror is shown. Toilet or dressing table has rectangular form; splashboard with scrolled ends; overhanging top with molded edge; two drawers with bail handles and bat-wing plates on each side; shallow central panel with shaped apron; and cabriole legs with foliate-carved knees terminating in pad feet. Rectangular mirror frame has shaped crest; carved shell and scrolls on top; carved bellflowers on sides; and molded rim. "W. B. Schiller" is handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dressing tables
tables (support furniture)
mirrors
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (10 3/4 x 8 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.013.023.001

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