The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Commode
  • Commode
  • Nicolas-Jean Marchand (1697 - after 1755)
  • France
  • 1755
  • Oak veneered with rosewood and satiné (on interior of doors), gilt bronze and brèche violette marble
  • Object size: 83 x 97.5 x 59.4 cm
  • Stamp: 'MARCHAND' (three times) 'JME'
    Inscription: 'du No 2016 / 2' Painted
  • F70
  • Small Drawing Room
Commentary
History
Images & Media
Further Reading
  • Louis XV, King's bedroom, Fontainebleau, 11 September 1755; perhaps auctioned at Fontainebleau, 19 June - 29 October 1794. Richard Seymour-Conway, 4th Marquess of Hertford, by 1870.