High-post bedstead

About 1700–90


Object Place: New England

Dimensions

190.5 x 139.4 x 188.3 cm (75 x 54 7/8 x 74 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1977.800

Medium or Technique

Ash, pine, chestnut

On View

Brown-Pearl Hall (Gallery LG35)

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Seating and beds

Provenance

Early history unknown; purchased from John Walton Antiques, Griswold, Connecticut, in 1977.

Credit Line

Harriet Otis Cruft Fund and funds donated by a friend of the Department of American Decorative Arts and Sculpture