"Console Table and Mirror"

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1903-10-26

GUSN

GUSN-306899

Description

Design drawing titled "Console Table and Mirrorr" rendered in pencil and colored pencil on trace. Front view is shown; side view of table is also provided. Rectangular console table has overhanging top; straight apron with one shallow drawer; two rear square legs; and two carved front legs with scrolled tops, foliate motifs and scrolled feet; and lower shelf with bracket feet below. Rectangular mirror has broken arch pediment; eagle with outstretched wings on center plinth; curved base; and gilded molding and foliate carving on edges of frame. Title, "G. A. Hight" and "Det Oct 26 - 1903" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

tables (support furniture)
console tables
Neoclassical
mirrors
wall mirrors
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil and colored pencil (9 3/4 x 7 3/4 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.003.028.002

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