02-14-2020 02-14-2020
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
3345B Boston
February 14, 2020 10:00AMCalender
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Victorian Mahogany and Caned Campaign Day Bed

$813$650
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3345B Location: Boston Date / Time: February 14, 2020 10:00AM

Description:

Victorian Mahogany and Caned Campaign Day Bed, England, mid-19th century, adjustable back and seat in three sections with ratchet mechanisms, set on removable turned legs with brass and porcelain casters, illegible paper maker's label, ink stamped label "Robinson and Sons Invalid Chair and Couch Works Ilkley," ht. to 42, wd. 76, dp. 22 in.

Note: For a similar example by Robinson, see Nicholas A. Brawer, British Campaign Furniture: Elegance Under Canvas, 1740-1914 (New York: Abrams, 2001), pp. 198-99.
Estimate $700-900

Good condition, probably lacking detachable head and foot boards.


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Keywords

Nicholas A. Brawer, United Kingdom