"Oak Toilet Table"

Description

Design drawing titled "Oak Toilet Table" rendered in pencil on trace. Front view of dressing table and attached mirror is shown. Toilet or dressing table has rectangular form; overhanging top with molded rim; one tier of three drawers with center drawer being more shallow; bail handles on side drawers and two round pulls on center drawer; and fluted square legs with tapered feet. Large rectangular mirror frame has molded edge and is supported on table by two shaped brackets at its base. Title, design notes, "Made for W. F. Burden 27777" and "11337" " are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dressing tables
tables (support furniture)
mirrors
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (7 1/8 x 4 5/8 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.013.024.002

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