• Twenty rooms: The private coll auction at Christies

    Sale 2857

    Twenty rooms: The private collection of the late Mrs Elias-Vaes

    27 - 29 April 2010, Amsterdam

  • Lot 764

    A NORTH EUROPEAN OAK AND EBONIZED FOUR POSTER BED

    LATE 19TH CENTURY, OF RENAISSANCE STYLE, RE-USING EARLIER ELEMENTS

    Price Realised  

    A NORTH EUROPEAN OAK AND EBONIZED FOUR POSTER BED
    LATE 19TH CENTURY, OF RENAISSANCE STYLE, RE-USING EARLIER ELEMENTS
    THE RECTANGULAR FOLIATE-CARVED CANOPY ISSUING GREEN DAMASK CURTAIN TO THE BACK AND LAMBREQUINS TO THE SIDES, SUPPORTED BY FOUR FOLIATE BALUSTER COLUMNS, THE HEAD BOARD SURMOUNTED BY AN OAK LEAF CRESTING CENTRED BY A ROYAL COAT OF ARMS


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