The Heron Bed Ca1850 England. A magnificent mahogany Half Tester Bed, attributed to Blanes of Liverpool and presumably made for an Exhibition. The whole with quite outstanding carving and in excellent overall condition. 103"H x 91"W x 64"D.
Victorian!!Furniture history changed forever through the Victorian period. It became desirable to have a home laden with furniture to show your status to your peers. Throughout history Queen Victoria identified herself with the middle class. Therefore the furniture of this period was made for an ever-increasing middle class population.