Dressing Table and Mirror #495 and Dressing Table and Mirror #117

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1913-1914, undated

GUSN

GUSN-314599

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Description

Black-and-white photograph of two dressing tables with attached mirrors. First rectangular dressing table
has shallow recessed compartment with two drawers; overhanging top with molded edge; one drawer on each side of shallower center drawer; and tapered reeded legs with turned ovoid feet. Rectangular mirror framw has arched crest and two scrolled supporting arms. Second dressing table has rectangular form with bowed center front section; splashboard with concave ends; overhanging top with molded edge; two drawers with bail handles on each side of shallow center drawer with curved front and two round pulls; and six tapered square legs with spade feet. Rectangularl mirror frame has arched crest and two square supporting arms with pineapple finials. Handwritten notes on page included wood type, dimensions and A. H. Davenport Co. detail numbers 495 and 117.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dressing tables
mirrors
photographs
black-and-white photographs

Physical Description

1 black-and-white photograph (7 3/16 x 9 3/16 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.005.248

Record Details

Originator

Possibly Irving & Casson - A. H. Davenport Co. (Photographer)
Possibly A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Photographer)

Material Type

photographs
black-and-white photographs

Description Level

Item

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