The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Console table
  • Console table
  • Attributed to André-Charles Boulle (1642 - 1732)
  • France
  • c. 1705
    1800 - 1900 (section below top, strip at back of top and base, all removed in 1985)
  • Oak, walnut, ebony, gilt bronze and première-partie Boulle marquetry of brass and turtleshell. Later additions: oak, pinewood, brass, turtleshell, gilt bronze, steel screws and studding etc.
  • Object size: 100 x 90.5 x 63 cm, with additions
  • F56
  • East Drawing Room
Commentary
History
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Further Reading
  • Grand-Pré sale, 16-24 February 1809, no. 278. Probably Macqueron sale, 10 April 1821, no. 37. Earl of Pembroke sale, Paris, 27 June -27 July 1862, no. 210; Richard Seymour-Conway, 4th Marquess of Hertford.