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Woodwork from Beekman mansion

Object Number: 
1911.94a-d
Date: 
1763
Medium: 
Pine
Dimensions: 
Overall (a): 6 ft. 8 in. × 18 ft. (203.2 cm × 5 m 48.6 cm) Overall (b): 40 1/4 × 37 in. (102.2 × 94 cm) Overall (c
Description: 
Pine paneling from the green room of the Beekman mansion. One paneled wall (a), and three panels from below windows (b-d).
Gallery Label: 
This paneling 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