The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Armchair
  • Armchair
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • France
  • c. 1768 - c. 1770
    late nineteenth century (upholstery added)
  • Walnut, carved and gilded, yellow floral silk lampas
  • Object size: 106 x 68.5 x 59.8 cm
  • Inscription: 'Shrewsbury / H.Cottrill / RWB / montant'
    Inscription: 'montant'
  • F224
  • European Armoury III
Commentary
History
Further Reading
  • Possibly 14th Earl of Shrewsbury, Paris. Alton Towers sale, Christie's, 6 July - 8 August 1857; John Webb, for Richard Seymour-Conway, 4th Marquess of Hertford.