This is a stunning hand carved solid Walnut Cupid bed dated 1790-1800
it is of Italian origin from the northern regions of Lombardy or piedmont. This was a commissioned piece for a countess and is therefore unique!.
The dimensions are as follows
Max height 173cm
The chest of drawers plus 1 bedside cabinet with 4 drawers and 1 Praying stool were commissioned in 1840-1850 to complete the cupid set. The trade price on this set is of £15000 for cash sale-(Original estimate from Sotheby £22-25000.in Dec 2005)
The price for the bed alone is £9500
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