Lot 73: Michael Craig mahogany "Railroad Baron''s" bed
17 November 2016
West Columbia, SC, USALive Auction
Michael Craig mahogany "Railroad Baron''s" bed Columbia, South Carolina, dated 1986, arched crestrail and raised panel headboard joining pilaster posts, concave footboard with hidden compartment; marked on back of headboard: NO. 1, MADE BY M. CRAIG, COLUMBIA, SC, 1986; H59 3/4" W88 1/4" L91 1/8"
Provenance: South Carolina private collection
Other Notes: This is the first Railroad Baron''s bed produced by Mr. Craig.
Loss to finish. Repairs to footboard. Scratches and scuffs, mostly to rails and footboard. Wear consistent with use.
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