Overmantel Mirror

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in watercolor on paper. Front view is shown. Rectangular mirror frame has tri-partite designwith wide center mirror flanked by two narrower mirrors; arched pediment with fluting, central carved shell, foliage and scolls; four fluted pilasters with urn finials and foliage spirailing around column; side mirrors with semicircular muntins; and molded base. Design notes, "Mrs. P. Ahl," "Detail 3939" and "Det 31 May - 1902" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

mirrors
wall mirrors
overmantel mirrors
design drawings
sketches
renderings (drawings)

Physical Description

1 watercolor rendering (8 1/2 x 8 3/4 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.007.015.001

Record Details

Originator

A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Manufacturer)

Material Type

design drawings
sketches
renderings (drawings)

Description Level

Item