Antique Gustavian Daybed, circa 1790

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Amazing Swedish antique Gustavian period daybed finished in lovely light slate, heavily scraped to reveal the cherry toned wood beneath. Beautiful finials flank the intricately carved panel of gryphon's and caryatids. Fluted Louis XVI legs and delicate mouldings create a truly elegant piece.


  • Of the Period
  • Place of Origin
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1790
  • Period
  • Materials and Techniques
    Carved   Wood
  • Condition
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Dimensions
    44 in. H x 74 in. W x 26 in. D
    112 cm H x 188 cm W x 66 cm D
  • Seat Height
    18 in. (46 cm)
  • Seller Location
    Los Angeles, CA
  • Number of Items
  • Reference Number
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2010

Typical response time: 1 - 2 Days

Located in Los Angeles, CA

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