Large Ottoman Bed With Imperial Louis XV flag

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"Large Ottoman Bed With Imperial Louis XV"
Rare and large Turkish or ottoman bed
carved with acanthus leaves, branches, ribbon bows and quivers. The amounts in volutes. They rest on small arched feet. Louis XV period, gray rechampie in oak wood -

Surmounted by an imperial or wooden bed canopy carved with water leaf, ditto gray rechampie to be fixed to the ceiling - Voluptuous shapes
All the upholstery is new in linen and cotton with trimmings and double Houlés tiebacks - Same as new mattress and box spring made to measure -
Also known as a crooked bed with two bedside tables rolled up in a cross -

There are models with three bedside tables, the third removable thus making it easier to prepare for bed - The Turkish bed is a rest bed, with a massive appearance and armrests curves typical of late 18th century French furniture -

The arrangement of the canopy and curtains reminiscent of the Polish bed -

Fabulous Turkish bed pieces or very large daybeds were created by
Nicolas Quinibert Foliot or Jean Batiste Tilliard for Versailles, Nissim de Camondo or beautiful residences -

The founder and collector of the Fondation Custodia, Fritz Lugt owned a very similar ottoman bed (See photo on the ad -)

Wide and deep, this fully removable single bed with lag screws, worked on all sides and thus allows it to be placed in an alcove against a wall or in the center of the room -

Exceptional piece with reversed bedside tables with crooks decorated with flowers as well as the feet-Profound protrusion of the sculptures -
The two crosspieces carved with attributes and trophies - Extremely rare this piece of furniture has retained all its original lacquer and polychrome _
This style, very inspired by nature, reflects a search for intimacy and comfort (with the violin backrest and the curved foot called "Louis XV foot")
The Louis XV style illustrates the perfect mastery of the assemblies and the resistance of the wood with in particular the removal of the spacers -
The set is embellished with a stool or bed jumper trimmed with trimmings and pompoms of the same fabric -
New upholstery in linen and cotton in soft and refined eggshell shades with white piping, trimmings and tiebacks with double Houlès pompoms in bronze cream color -

Canopy à la Polonaise in carved wood, in a domed circular shape with
decoration of acanthus friezes, gray rechampi covered new with the same cream trim and braided -

Three bolsters braided and filled with very soft feathers
Three braided cushions
Covering the mattress on the front
A braided and lined curtain, partly split in the middle allowing a painting to be hung in the center of the bed -450 x 285
Dressing and braiding of interior and exterior bedside tables
A lined and trimmed white bedspread 187 x 112
Cladding of the two crosspieces -
Upholstery of the bed canopy with braid and wide valance punctuated with white macaroons in trimmings-
Upholstery of the stool and its cushion

Bed size: H 115 - W 226 - D 122
Imperial size: 80 x 40
Size Stool with cushion H 46 - W 34 - D 40
Bed size 187 x 112

Provenance: a Parisian private collection - Very good condition (some slight lacks in the paint)

Provide a ceiling height of 3 meters - Heavy room just like the bed whose bedside tables reach to the chest -

We are limited to 12 photos, on request via a secure link a more complete photo file will be attached to you -
Price: 13 500 €
Period: 18th century
Style: Louis 15th - Transition
Condition: Excellent condition

Material: Painted wood
Width: 226
Height: 115
Depth: 122

Reference: 1088772
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