BIEDERMEIER SOFAS & DAYBEDS SO253
BIEDERMEIER SOFAS & DAYBEDS SO253

Magnificent swan-carved North German Biedermeier sofa of museum quality. Mahogany on pine. Sides with wood carved sculptured swans with original aged patina, on half-columns. Apron with characteristic North German pleating. Rhineland (?), Germany, circa 1815/20.
19"/40 1/4" h, 84" w, 30" d.
Reference: An identical sofa in the Museum "Jenischhaus" in Hamburg is illustrated, fig. 478, Dr. Georg Himmelheber "Die Kunst des Deutschen Moebels" (The Art of German Furniture, Volume 3), Munich, 1973.



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