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ID: 300039668
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/aat/300039668

 

Record Type: concept
dressing tables (<tables by function>, tables (support furniture), ... Furnishings and Equipment (hierarchy name))

 

Note: Generally applied to a variety of tables used for dressing, usually fitted with a mirror and having drawers to hold toilet articles such as brushes and combs.
 
Terms:
dressing tables (preferred,C,U,English-P,D,U,PN)
dressing table (C,U,English,AD,U,SN)
coiffeuse (dressing table) (C,U,English,AD,U,SN)
dressing bureaux (C,U,English,UF,U,N)
dressing-tables (C,U,English,UF,U,N)
tables, dressing (C,U,English,UF,U,N)
toilet tables (C,U,English,UF,U,N)
toylet tables (C,U,English,UF,U,N)
vanities (C,U,English,UF,U,N)
vanity (dressing table) (C,U,English,UF,U,N)
kaptafels (C,U,Dutch-P,D,U,U)
kaptafel (C,U,Dutch,AD,U,U)
toilettafel (C,U,Dutch,UF,U,U)
toilettafels (C,U,Dutch,UF,U,U)
coiffeuses (dressing tables) (C,U,French-P,D,U,PN)
mesa de tocador (C,U,Spanish-P,D,U,SN)
mesa de aseo (C,U,Spanish,AD,U,SN)

Facet/Hierarchy Code:  V.TC

Hierarchical Position:

Hierarchy of Objects Facet
Objects Facet
Hierarchy of Furnishings and Equipment (hierarchy name)
.... Furnishings and Equipment (hierarchy name) (G)
Hierarchy of Furnishings (hierarchy name)
........ Furnishings (hierarchy name) (G)
Hierarchy of furnishings (works)
............ furnishings (works) (G)
Hierarchy of <furnishings by form or function>
................ <furnishings by form or function> (G)
Hierarchy of furniture
.................... furniture (G)
Hierarchy of <furniture by form or function>
........................ <furniture by form or function> (G)
Hierarchy of support furniture
............................ support furniture (G)
Hierarchy of tables (support furniture)
................................ tables (support furniture) (G)
Hierarchy of <tables by function>
.................................... <tables by function> (G)
Hierarchy of dressing tables
........................................ dressing tables (G)

Additional Notes:
Dutch ..... Benaming die van toepassing is op verschillende tafels waaraan toilet kan worden gemaakt, meestal met een spiegel en laden waarin toiletartikelen liggen zoals borstels en kammen. 
Spanish ..... Generalmente aplicado a una variedad de mesas empleadas para tocado, normalmente acondicionadas con un espejo y que tienen cajones para guardar artículos de tocador tales como cepillos y peinetas. 

Sources and Contributors:
coiffeuse (dressing table)............  [VP]
...............................................  Larousse Dictionnaire Général (1994) 160
coiffeuses (dressing tables)............  [CHIN Preferred, VP]
...............................................  CHIN database (1988-)
dressing bureaux............  [VP]
.............................  Ames, Victorian Furniture (1982) 182
.............................  Downing, Architecture of Country Houses (1859) illustration, 416
dressing table............  [VP]
.............................  Chenhall, Revised Nomenclature (1988)
.............................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
dressing tables............  [GCI Preferred, VP Preferred]
.............................  AATA database (2002-) 122970 checked 26 January 2012
.............................  Aronson, Encyclopedia of Furniture (1959) 418
.............................  Beard and Goodison, English Furniture (1987) GLOS, Tables named after their function, usu. w. compartments for toilet requisites...
.............................  BHA Subject Headings (1985-)
.............................  Downs and Du Pont, American furniture: Queen Anne and Chippendale (1952) 334
.............................  Fleming and Honour, Dictionary of the Decorative Arts (1977) 246
.............................  Gilbert, Back-stairs Furniture (1977) illustration, OB35
.............................  Gilbert, Life and Work of Thomas Chippendale (1978) illustration, Vol. 2, 227
.............................  Gloag, Short Dictionary of Furniture (1965) 238
.............................  Ince and Mayhew, Universal System of Household Furniture (1960) illustration, 6
.............................  Lockwood, Furniture Collectors' Glossary (1967) 51
.............................  Montgomery, American furniture: Federal Period (1966) 344
.............................  Nomenclature 3.0 for Museum Cataloging (2010)
.............................  Preston Cabinet and Chair-Makers Book of Prices (1802) 46
.............................  Sack, Fine Points of Furniture (1950) illustration, 275
.............................  Sheraton, Cabinet Dictionary (1970) 202
.............................  Sheraton, Cabinet-Makers' and Upholsterers' Drawing Book (1802) PL, Plate 13
.............................  Smith, Collection of Designs for Household Furniture (1970) 14
.............................  Snowden, Pittsburgh Cabinet Makers' Book of Prices (1830) Vol. 2
.............................  Southwick & Peluse, Revised Prices (1810) 48
.............................  V&A, Tables in the V&A (1968) 5
.............................  Winterthur Museum, Object name list, unpub. (1987)
dressing-tables............  [VP]
.............................  Fleming and Honour, Dictionary of the Decorative Arts (1977) 774
.............................  Musgrave, Regency Furniture (1961) 122
kaptafel............  [RKD, AAT-Ned]
.................  AAT-Ned (1994-)
.................  Wolters beeldwoordenboek (1986)
kaptafels............  [RKD, AAT-Ned Preferred]
....................  AAT-Ned (1994-)
....................  Wolters beeldwoordenboek (1986)
mesa de aseo............  [CDBP-SNPC]
.......................  Miller, Enciclopedia de Antigüedades (1999) 62
mesa de tocador............  [CDBP-SNPC Preferred]
.............................  Miller, Enciclopedia de Antigüedades (1999)
tables, dressing............  [VP]
.............................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
toilet tables............  [VP]
..........................  Aronson, Encyclopedia of Furniture (1959) 440
..........................  Gloag, Short Dictionary of Furniture (1965) 22
..........................  Hartford Cabinetmakers, Furniture price list (1792) 5
..........................  V&A, Tables in the V&A (1968) 18
..........................  Webster's Third New International Dictionary (1961)
toilettafel............  [RKD, AAT-Ned]
.......................  Wolters beeldwoordenboek (1986)
toilettafels............  [RKD, AAT-Ned]
.......................  Wolters beeldwoordenboek (1986)
toylet tables............  [VP]
..........................  Chippendale, Gentleman and Cabinet-Maker's Director (1966) 118
vanities............  [VP]
.................  Aronson, Book of Furniture and Decoration (1952)
.................  Aronson, Encyclopedia of Furniture (1959) 450
vanity (dressing table)............  [VP]
.........................................  Chenhall, Revised Nomenclature (1988)
 
Subject: .....  [CDBP-SNPC, CHIN, GCI, RKD, AAT-Ned, VP]
............  AATA database (2002-) 122970 checked 26 January 2012
............  Aronson, Encyclopedia of Furniture (1959) 287; lowboys
............  CHIN database (1988-)
............  Downs and Du Pont, American furniture: Queen Anne and Chippendale (1952) 334; low chest of drawers; low boys
............  Preston Cabinet and Chair-Makers Book of Prices (1802) 132; deal half round dressing-tables
............  Winterthur Museum, Object name list, unpub. (1987) table--chamber; table--dressing
............  Wolters beeldwoordenboek (1986)
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
.......... Aronson, Encyclopedia of Furniture (1965)
Dutch .......... [RKD, AAT-Ned]
.......... AAT-Ned (1994-)
.......... Wolters beeldwoordenboek (1986)
Spanish .......... [CDBP-SNPC]
.......... TAA database (2000-)

 

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