Day Beds

The Antique Day Bed is a unique furnishing, providing a function around the clock!  A sofa or lounging chair by day and a bed for an extra guest at night, the Antique Day Bed fills an interesting role and is usually placed in a room normally not dedicated for sleeping.  As such, their design and adornment is more encompassing, such that the Antique Day Bed is attractive from any angle! 

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19th Centurty French Faux Bamboo Day Bed

Cleverly using pine and maple to simulate the Oriental look all the rage in Europe during the 19th century, the artisans who created this 19th Century French Faux Bamboo Day Bed cleverly used the maple to create the illusion of bamboo.  Designed to be used as a sofa during the day and a bed by night, it is finished on all four sides making it a good...
$825   $2,750
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19th Century French Louis Philippe Wall Bed

Hand-crafted from exotic imported mahogany and ebonized walnut, this beautiful 19th Century French Louis Philippe Wall Bed makes a great sofa during the day and an extra bed for guests at night!  Tailored lines with just a hint of carved embellishment indicate it was made at the end of the period before the dawn of the Second Empire.Circa 1860Headboard...
$2,975   $4,250
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Louis XV French Polychrome Painted Day Bed

If antique furniture could speak, this charming bed would tell us an enchanting story of lovely settings when bedroom furniture was made by master craftsmen. Featuring an abundance of hand-carved floral and foliate motifs on a gracefully scrolled Rococo framework, this charming antique Country French Day Bed boasts a original polychrome patinated painted...

Antique Neoclassical Twin Size French Painted Sleigh...

This Antique Neoclassical Style Twin French Painted Sleigh Bed features its original patinaed painted polychrome finish in great condition. Also can be used as a wall bed since it is finished on all four sides.  Ample room exists for a standard modern twin size mattress. Circa 1900-1910. Headboard measures 45H x 39W. Footboard measures ~ 27H x 39W;...

Antique French Regance Painted Full Size Day Bed

Our favorite inspiration of the buying trip is the Paris Country area of France, called Île-de-France. Antique French Grand Regance painted day bed was hand-carved to perfection in the middle of 1800's and featuring its original patina painted finish. It was part of grand set from one of the fabulous estates in the area. Circa 1850s.  Measures 51H x 84W...

Antique French Napoleon III Rosewood Wall Bed

Crafted during the golden age of furniture crafting in France, at the capital itself in Paris, this impressive bed was created from the king of furniture woods, rosewood, imported from the rainforests of the Americas and made into what many connoisseurs consider the finest furniture ever made! The wood is so special and hard that it resists the very force...

Country French Oak Hand Carved Twin Day Bed

This Vintage Country French Day Bed will fit a twin mattress.   Perfect as a big sofa during the day, it makes a convenient place for an extra guest in the evening.  A great provincial look is attained with scrolled framework of this furniture carved with shell and foliate motifs, all in sumptuous French oak. Circa early 1900s. Measures 36H x 74W x 35D 

French Louis XV Walnut Painted Day Bed

French day beds usually have "foot" and "head" boards of equal size, as does this fine example rendered in the Louis XV style!  Designed to be placed in a more central location, day beds such as this are finished all around, including carved embellishment on each rail and each end, including classic Louis XV-inspired floral and folaite motifs.  The...

Antique French Napoleon III Wall Bed

Crafted during an unusual period in France's history, when the leaders of both France and England enjoyed exceptionally cordial relations, this impressive wall bed features bold architecture and exquisite burl walnut with ebonized accents.  Designed for the long side to be placed against the wall rather than the back of the headboard, such pieces could...