• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5680

    Christie's Interiors

    9 February 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 35

    A SOUTH-EAST ASIAN CARVED WOOD OPIUM BED

    EARLY 20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A SOUTH-EAST ASIAN CARVED WOOD OPIUM BED
    EARLY 20TH CENTURY
    Of typical stained wood frame decorated with gilded and painted carved panels and pierced gilt foliate arches, the front arched section leading through into the enclosed bed with a step up, the central row of panels within functioning as open or closed windows, the sides and rear undecorated
    86 in. (219 cm.) high; 82 in. (209 cm.) wide; 92 in. (234 cm.) deep


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