On the wall you can see the painted portraits of the one time owners of Gaineswood. By the way, Demopolis, Alabama was settled by French refugees who were exiles from the defeat of Napoleon at Waterloo.
This was a rare downstairs bedroom in the home. The four poster bed had lots of carving including the pineapple welcome motif.
In the above bedroom is a bay window that the owner had constructed to look like each pane of window looked rounded although all the glass was flat. The owner used calculus to create this illusion.
This was an upstairs bedroom with a set of Birdseye maple furniture. Note the trundle bed for children that would fit under a four poster bed.