Antique Beds - Types

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Antique Beds - Types

Antique Day Beds

Antique Day Beds for sale

The 'duchesse brisee' (daybed) was orginally in three parts, two gondala type chairs of different height and depth with a 'labouret' between them. The Rococo movement later merged the day bed into a one piece c1740.

Antique Four Poster Beds

Antique Four Poster Beds for sale

Four poster beds date back to the 15th century. The beds can often be very elaborately carved often with tapestries hung from the canopy and were very much a status symbol in Tudor England.