The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Chest-of-drawers
  • Chest-of-drawers
  • Probably Bernard van Risen Burgh II (+1765)
  • France
  • c. 1730
  • Oak, veneered with purpleheart, tulipwood, quartered satiné, gilt bronze, brèche d'Alep marble, brass locks, steel key
  • Object size: 89.5 x 179 x 74 cm
  • F87
  • West Gallery II
Commentary
History
Further Reading
  • Probably in store, 5 rue Taitbout, 1871; lent to Bethnal Green, 1874-5; Hertford House by 1890.