The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Knee-hole writing-table
  • Knee-hole writing-table
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • France
  • c.1715-25
  • Oak, première-partie Boulle marquetry of brass, turtleshell and mother-of-pearl, walnut, gilt bronze, brass, steel
  • Object size: 78.2 x 128.3 x 70 cm
    Weight: 66 kg
  • Stamp: 'J.T. NEEDS / 6 DOWN STREET / PICCADILLY; LATE /' a crown / 'J.BRAMAH / 124 PICCADILLY'
  • F58
  • Great Gallery
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Further Reading
  • Marjoribanks sale, Christie's, 27 May 1870, no. 40; Davis, for Richard Seymour-Conway, 4th Marquess of Hertford.