Sitting room

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Sleigh daybed, late 19th or early 20th century. Empire style. Crimson damask pillows are original. Bumblebee flying north is symbol of Corsican Napoleon who went north to Paris.
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Eva used this as a bedroom as her arthritis impaired her ability to traverse stairs.

Mrs. Curtin also used this as her bedroom when she was not in Santa Fe or travelling. When the Paloheimos occupied the house, the bedroom was converted to a sitting room.

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Sleigh daybed, late 19th or early 20th century. Empire style. Crimson damask pillows are original. Bumblebee flying north is symbol of Corsican Napoleon who went north to Paris.

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Napoleon bust, late 19th or early 20th century. Continental style. White marble. Apparently unsigned.
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Napoleon bust, late 19th or early 20th century. Continental style. White marble. Apparently unsigned.

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Potpourri box
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Potpourri box

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Ivory carving. Late 17th century, Russian, horseshoe set ablaze (traditional culture/society/landscape injected by new ideas), fleur de lis (Russia was a Francophile nation, and Catherine the Great ha
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Ivory carving. Late 17th century, Russian, horseshoe set ablaze (traditional culture/society/landscape injected by new ideas), fleur de lis (Russia was a Francophile nation, and Catherine the Great had a predominantly French court, even French-speaking), scrolls forming an intersection (the intersection of knowledge), the three scrolls (same symbolism as the horseshoe, traditional Russian culture). Item may be a drinking cup or a vase.

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Pair of figural candlesticks, late 19th century. Empire style. Ormolu.
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Pair of figural candlesticks, late 19th century. Empire style. Ormolu.

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Sleigh daybed, late 19th or early 20th century. Empire style. Crimson damask pillows are original. Bumblebee flying north is symbol of Corsican Napoleon who went north to Paris.
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Sleigh daybed, late 19th or early 20th century. Empire style. Crimson damask pillows are original. Bumblebee flying north is symbol of Corsican Napoleon who went north to Paris.

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