Toilet Table and Mirror

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Front view of dressing table and attached mirrors is shown. Toilet or dressing table has rectangular form; splashboard; overhanging top; 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 demilune crest; molded edge; and two columnar supporting arms with acorn finials. Supports have carved brackets at base.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dressing tables
tables (support furniture)
mirrors
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

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

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.013.024.003

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