B688 - SOLD
This is a divine antique French ciel de lit / bed couronne or bed canopy dating from the late 1880's, early 1900's.
It would have been hung above a bed to create a decorative centre piece from which to hang drapes.
It has a decorative tubular semi circular brass frame. In the centre of the front of the frame is a fabulous ormolu crest in the form of arrows and a quivver held in a gorgeous bow with flowing ribbon tails. To either side of the crest are two decorative medallions. The crest and medallions are cast in lovely detail and the gilding has a fabulous antique hue.
Within the decorative tubular frame is a wooden frame and it is to this that the drapes would be attached.
The ciel de lit is sturdy and it measures :- W 46.5 cm (18.25 inches) x D 36 cm (14.25 inches) x H 9 cm (3.5 inches).
This is a divine bed canopy to add an authentic château chic finishing touch to a boudoir and another fabulous antique French find from La Belle Étoffe!
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U.K. Delivery £25.00
Please contact us for international delivery cost.
Possible delivery method: France