Twin bed

1926–42
Company of Master Craftsmen for W. and J. Sloane (active 1925–1942)


Object Place: probably Flushing, Queens, New York

Dimensions

Other (Headboard): 111.8 x 108 x 2.5 cm (44 x 42 1/2 x 1 in.) Other (Footboard): 35.6 x 108 x 2.5 cm (14 x 42 1/2 x 1 in.) Other (Rails (each)): 182.9 cm (72 in.)

Accession Number

2004.2197a-d

Medium or Technique

Walnut, banded and inlaid

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Seating and beds

Art Deco. Twin bed consisting of headboard, footboard, and two rails

Provenance

1994, offered at auction by Dixon Galleries, Inc., 251 Park Avenue South, New York, New York, 10010 (October 19, 1994, sale 941019, lot 169); 1994, purchased by S. Bernard Pare, 222 West 23rd Street, New York, New York 10011; after 1994, acquired from Pare by Priscilla Cunningham, Hampton Bays, New York; 2004, given by Ms. Cunningham to the MFA (Accession Date February 23, 2005).

Credit Line

Gift of Priscilla Cunningham in honor of Charles C. Cunningham Jr. and Thomas L. Cunningham