"Cheval Glass"

Description

Design drawing titled "Cheval Glass" rendered in pencil on trace. Front and side views are shown. Cheval glass has two tapered stiles with pineapple finials; trestle-style base; low reverse curved legs; and brass foot caps and casters. Moveable full-length rectangular mirror has arched top with carved ornament at top. Title and one design note are handwritten on drawing; however, title is partially cut off.

Details

Descriptive Terms

cheval glasses
mirrors
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (6 1/4 x 4 1/4 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.013.032.004

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