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Doll's bed

Object Number: 
Z.274
Date: 
1840-1880
Medium: 
Iron
Dimensions: 
Overall: 8 1/2 x 15 x 8 3/4 in. ( 21.6 x 38.1 x 22.2 cm )
Description: 
Cast iron Gothic Revival doll's bed; headboard and footboard composed of pointed arches; side rails pierced with stylized leaves inside diamonds. Part of the Folk Art collection purchased from Elie Nadelman.
Credit Line: 
Purchased from Elie Nadelman, 1937
Provenance: 
Purchased from Sanders, 1927; The Fok Art Collection Elie Nadelman, 1927-1937.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group