Doorway from Beekman mansion

Object Number: 
1911.95ab
Date: 
1763
Medium: 
Pine
Dimensions: 
Overall (door): 78 x 39 in. (198.1 x 99.1 cm) Part (pilasters): 89 x 13 1/4 in. (226.1 x 33.7 cm)
Description: 
Pine doorway consisting of two fluted pilasters and one 6-paneled door.
Gallery Label: 
This doorway is from Mount Pleasant, the country house built by James Beekman in 1763 at what is now 51st Street and the East River. The house was demolished in 1874.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Gerard Beekman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group