Luxury Design, Past & Present
Rare Directoire period four poster bed.
Headboard and footboard are original - including paint.
The tops curve gracefully outward. The friezes at either end feature beautiful hand carved motifs (urns, losanges, rosettes, foliage). The boards are painted in a faux-wood trompe l'oeil.
Fluted columns and posts. A wrought-iron canopy could be made to complete the top.
The rails are recent.
Comes apart, making shipping easier.