A Louis XVI Style Painted Wood Bedstead
late 19th century
A Louis XVI style painted wood bedstead (American, late 19th century) designed by Ogden Codman, Jr. (American, 1863-1951) and attributed to the manufacturer A. H. Davenport Co., Boston and East Cambridge, MA. The bed is painted light green with the moldings and carvings painted in ivory/cream. The square headboard and footboard have rosette leaf spandrels surrounding oval panels with leaf molding. The bed is raised on four short tapered fluted legs.
41" x 48 1/2" x 80"
Gift of Mrs. Gladys T. Peterson, 1973.
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