Elizabeth I oak carved tester bed
Circa 1590 - 1600
W 57" × H 79 1/4" × D 80"
Stock # Marh2293
Elizabeth I oak carved tester bed, the head board with twin panels carved with cartouche designs flanked by huge guilloche motifs, the canopy carved and inlaid, the posts fluted with nulling and guilloche designs. This is a near complete original build other than the frieze and cornice which have been added later using period timbers in part. Provenance: Stanley J Seeger, Sutton Place
Stanley Joseph Seeger Jr. (28 May 1930 – 24 June 2011) was an American-born art collector. Seeger lived in Great Britain for the last three decades of his life.