Lit a la Polonaise-Most Romantic Bed
By the mid-18th century a new bed style was introduced , the Lit a la Polonaise, named after Louis XV’s Polish queen. Pronounced (“Puh low NEZ”), literally…
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(John Yunis) Lillian and Ted Williams in Provence, Pavilion de Bidaine, Part 5: Bedroom: Not sure if this is a guest bedroom or Mr. Williams' bedroom- the text reads "The Provençal boiserie bed c1760, which Lillian cleaned with ammonia and turpentine- almost asphyxiating herself- and some of the everyday objects from the 1700s which she collects. She found the 18th century landscape-painted boiserie panels only days after buying the folie." I've personally never heard of a boiserie bed- to ...