Toilet Table and Mirror

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view of dressing table and attached mirror is shown. Toilet or dressing table has rectangular form with concave front and ovolo corners; narrow splashboard; overhanging top with molded rim; one drawer with round pulls on either side of shallow center drawer; carved scrolled motif with garland on center panel; reeded stiles; tapered reeded legs with foliate carving and rings at top; and cuffs above cylindrical feet. Large oval mirror frame is supported by two plain columnar arms with foliate carving and reeding at base and pineapple finials.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dressing tables
tables (support furniture)
mirrors
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

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

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.013.026.002

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