Washstand

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1850-1865

GUSN

GUSN-64791

Description

Rectangular overhanging white marble top with ogee molded edge, surmounted at back with a marble splash board with top cyma curve edge. Plant construction with straight sides enclosing cabinet base with overhanging top drainer flanked by columnar supports with stepped and Marlborough feet. Arched apron design. Sides with basal moldings. Painted deep green over grey or gesso ground (appears to be original color). Same form as 1970.459, grain-painted in Gothic Revival style.\n

Details

Descriptive Terms

washstands
marble (rock)
painting (coating)
pine (wood)
pine (wood)
Stand, Floor
Washstand
Pine
Painted
Marble
Washstand

Associated Building

Original to Roseland Cottage (Woodstock, Conn.),

Related Items

Title Washstand Accession Number 1970.459

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Brooklyn, New York, USA

Object Type

Furniture; Support Furniture

Dimensions

37.25 x 33.25 x 17.375 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Margaret Carson Holt

Accession Number

1970.445

Places

Probably New York state (United States)
Probably
Probably