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Design drawing titled "Mahogany Toilet Table with Inlay" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view of dressing table and attached mirror is shown. Neoclassical-style toilet or dressing table has rectangular form with bowed front; narrow splashboard; overhanging top; two drawers on each side of shallow central panel; and tapered square legs with cuffs. Oval mirror frame is supported by two square columnar arms which are attached to splashboard; arms also have two mounted candle sconces. Inlaid stringing on mirror frame, support arms, drawer fronts, and legs; inlaid kylix and garland on center panel. Title, design notes, "11883" and "For Mrs. D. Fairbanks N. Y. Order 6221" are handwritten on drawing.
tables (support furniture)
1 design drawing in pencil (6 1/2 x 6 1/2 inches)
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Manufacturer)