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Black Leatherette "Cleopatra" Daybed by Cordemeyer for Auping, Dutch, 1953

$2,173.15Asking Price


Black leatherette daybed model "Cleopatra" by A.R. Cordemeyer for Auping, the Netherlands, 1953. This must be one of the most famous Dutch daybeds from the midcentury. The bed was designed by A.R. Cordemeyer in the 1950s for Auping. A remodeled edition is still for sale today. Our daybed is an original vintage example. The design was inspired by the sleeper daybed from Queen Cleopatra. André Cordemeyer, was a Dutch designer from the midcentury. He worked for some of the most famous design companies of the Netherland. One of those companies was Gispen, a Dutch manufacturer producing Industrial furniture. Cordemeyer designed many Dutch classics like his 416 lounge chairs, which he designed together with Wim Rietveld, the 1442 easy chair and sofa and his famous Cleopatra daybed for Auping. Measures: Length 200 cm Width 85 cm Height 38 cm.


  • Creator
    Auping (Manufacturer),A.R. Cordemeijer (Designer)
  • Similar to
    Friso Kramer (Designer)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 14.97 in. (38 cm)Width: 78.75 in. (200 cm)Length: 14.97 in. (38 cm)
  • Style
    Mid-Century Modern (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. New black faux leather.
  • Seller Location
    Amsterdam, NL
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU3940319879742

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    Ships From: Oude Meer, Netherlands
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