Twin bed

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


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


Medium or Technique

Walnut, banded and inlaid

Not On View




Seating and beds

Twin bed consisting of headboard, footboard, and two rails


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