Cheval Glass

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Cheval glass has two faceted stiles with globe finials and foliate carvings; trestle-style base; stretcher with inlaid or painted foliage and other mortifs; four legs with scrolled tops and feet; and casters. Moveable full-length rectangular mirror has arched crest wtith carved foliage and wreath at top.

Details

Descriptive Terms

cheval glasses
mirrors
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (9 x 6 5/8 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.013.034.001

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