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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.
- FURNITURE, FRENCH
- Object name:
- Sleeping and Reclining Furniture
- Made from:
- Satin -- wood
- Made in:
- Date made:
- 18th c.
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:
- 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