Italian Neoclassical Carved Gold Leaf Gilt Headboard


Majestic Italian neoclassical style carved headboard featuring a hand-applied gold leaf gilt finish over a deep red base. Made in the neoclassical taste showcasing carved swag laurel wreaths bordered by greek key motif scrolls. Surmounted by a thick top rail centered with large scrolls and a shell crown. Includes hardware to attach to a bed frame. Late 19th century piece re-enforced with metal supports and mounted to a later wood frame on the bottom.

Dimensions: 80"w x 3"d x 60"h

Circa: Late 19th Century

Condition: Good. Wear spots and minor old repairs.