The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Writing-table
  • Writing-table
  • Attributed to Bernard van Risen Burgh I (1660 - 1738) , possibly
  • France
  • c. 1715 - c. 1720
  • Pinewood, oak, ebony, première-partie Boulle marquetry of brass and turtleshell, gilt bronze, walnut, leather, steel key and locks
  • Object size: 78 x 181 x 92 cm
  • F59
  • East Drawing Room
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Further Reading
  • Possibly Entrance Hall, St Dunstan's Villa, 1842; St Dunstan's sale, Phillips, 9-12 July 1855, Samuel Mawson for Richard Seymour-Conway, 4th Marquess of Hertford, 1855.