Doorway from Beekman mansion
Overall (door): 78 x 39 in. (198.1 x 99.1 cm) Part (pilasters): 89 x 13 1/4 in. (226.1 x 33.7 cm)
Pine doorway consisting of two fluted pilasters and one 6-paneled door.
This doorway is from Mount Pleasant, the country house built by James Beekman in 1763 at what is now 51st Street and the East River. The house was demolished in 1874.
Gift of Gerard Beekman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.