Woodwork from Beekman mansion

Object Number: 
1911.93a-d
Date: 
1763
Medium: 
Pine
Dimensions: 
Overall (a): 8 ft. 5 in. × 6 ft. 4 in. (256.5 × 193 cm) Overall (b): 68 × 44 1/2 in. (172.7 × 113 cm) Overall (c):
Description: 
Pine woodwork from the Blue Room of the Beekman mansion; mantel (a) and three window frames (b-d).
Gallery Label: 
This woodwork 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