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Dog Bed

Made by: Unknown

On view in: Mansion Exhibit - Library 1


About this object

The canopy and the bed itself is upholstered in dusty pink satin. Frame of light wood, side posts topped by pineapples, end in channelled tapering legs which do not touch the floor because whole is supported on a metal frame on casters. Entire bed can be lifted by metal handles on posts.

Category:
FURNITURE, FRENCH
Object name:
Sleeping and Reclining Furniture
Made from:
Satin -- wood
Made in:
FRANCE
Date made:
18th c.
Size:
H. 38 1/2 in., W. 27 3/4 in., D. 15 in.
overall __97.79 CM __70.48 CM __38.10 CM

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
31.104
Class:
FURNITURE
Signature marks:
MARK; INSCRIPTION
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973
Displayed in exhibition:
Pret-a-Papier: The Exquisite Art of Isabelle de Borchgrave, Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens, 2012-2013