Magnificent Louis XVI style mahogany bed
Magnificent Louis XVI style bed with flame mahogany panels and mahogany and fruit wood construction. Made in Paris c1880. Very attractive and unusual diagonal detail foot pots. Top quality gilded bronze ormalu with flaming torch detail to head and applied ormalu ribbon details in head and foot with cross banding on top of foot board. The overall width is 151 cm so king size base and mattress 150cm x 200 cm (as used for photograph) could be used. The distance across the side rails themselves is 144cm and inside the side rails is 137cm x 200 cm so a double mattress at this size could be used internally. This is a truly spectacular quality bed the like of which is getting harder to find.
Height to top of torch at head end 147cm
Height to top of corner at foot end 90cm
Height to top of side rail 35cm
Price is for the bed frame only. We can supply mini box bases and handmade mattresses in all comfort choices. Please ask for details or look at mattress section of our own web site.
We can arrange national and international delivery with reliable couriers. Please send postcode/address for quotation.
Bedsteads have been sourcing, restoring and retailing antique beds and bedroom furniture for over 25 years.
We do have many beds awaiting restoration if you are looking for a particular style and can send images if requested. We have our own workshops located along side our showroom in a beautiful medieval barn seven miles south of Bristol.
Workshop/store open Monday to Friday 9am-5pm.
Saturday 10am 4pm
Sundays by appointment.