The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Coffer on stand
  • Coffer on stand
  • After André-Charles Boulle (1642 - 1732)
  • France
  • 1825-1850
    (veneering and gilt-bronze studs inside coffer, replacement back and mirror of stand)
  • Oak, ebony, pewter, première-partie Boulle marquetry of brass and turtleshell, satiné, glass, gilt bronze and brass
  • Object size: 33.5 x 66.9 x 39.5 cm, coffer
    Object size: 86.6 x 73.1 x 45.3 cm, stand
  • F45
  • Great Gallery
Further Reading
  • 12th Earl of Pembroke, 7 Carlton House Terrace; Pembroke sale, Christie's, 5-13 May 1851, no. 244; Samuel Mawson, for Richard Seymour-Conway, 4th Marquess of Hertford.