Beautiful Napoleon Period “lit Bateau” in Mahogany with a french polish finish. This bed was made to be viewed from only one side (the other side was against a wall) and therefore only one face is decorated by two detached columns having its original ornementation of chased and ormolu bronzes.
The bed has its original casters and also comes with a-like new- mattress. If one wants to make it a sofa, it simply needs a top cushion.
OF THE PERIOD: Napoleon
DATE OF MANUFACTURE: 1810
MATERIALS: Crotch Mahogany
CONDITION: Good. Dimension: outside W 75.5″ D 47.5″ H 43.5″ ( both sides) inside /mattress 71″ by 41″.
WEAR: Wear consistent with age and use. Minor fading.
HEIGHT: 43.5 in. (110 cm)
WIDTH: 6 ft. 3.5 in. (192 cm)
DEPTH: 47.5 in. (121 cm)