"Toilet Table - Painted"

Description

Design drawing titled "Toilet Table - Painted" rendered in pencil on trace. Front view of dressing table and attached mirror is shown. Neoclassical-style toilet or dressing table has rectangular form; narrow splashboard; overhanging top; one tier of two drawers, each with two bail handles; stiles with painted ornaments; tapered reeded round legs with cuffs; and cylindrical feet. Oval mirror frame has carved ornament at top; and two tapered round supporting arms with ovoid finials and foliate carving at bases. Title, design notes, "11730" and "Fact. 21265" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dressing tables
tables (support furniture)
mirrors
Neoclassical
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

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

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.013.028.001

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