The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Small settee
  • Small settee
  • Style of Georges Jacob (1739 - 1814)
  • France
  • c. 1786
    1981 (upholstered with 19th century Beauvais tapestries)
    1981 (upholstered with modern coral silk faille)
  • Beechwood, carved and gilded, modern coral silk faille, gimp and cord, feathers and chamois leather.
  • Object size: 96.5 x 102.2 x 59.7 cm
  • Label: 'De M de D' Handwritten on fragment of printed label
    Label: 'Stacpoole Salo' Handwritten on plain label
    Inscription: 'causeuse entoilage de soie / bois garni de soie' In pencil
    Inscription: 'Causeuse' In pencil
  • F217
  • Great Gallery
Further Reading
  • Probably duc de Montmorency, mid 1780s; Joseph Fouché, duc d'Orante, Ministre de la Police Générale; George de Stacpoole or Richard de Stacpoole, by 1826; Stacpoole sale, 01-03 March 1852; probably Richard Seymour-Conway, 4th Marquess of Hertford.