The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Corner-cupboard
  • Corner-cupboard
  • Louis (active between: c.1767) , Converted by
  • Charles Cressent (1685 - 1768), Cabinet Maker
  • France
  • c. 1767 (constructed)
    c. 1750 (date of cabinet they were converted from)
  • Oak, pinewood, amaranth, satiné, rosewood, gilt bronze, brèche d'Alep marble, steel key
  • Height: 96.2 cm
    Width: 69.5 cm
  • Stamp: 'I DUBOIS JME'
    Inscription: 'a Paris le 22 juillet 1767 / Louis Ebeniste droguiste / fait le Remede propre / pour l'ebenisteris / et les gueris / Radicalement' In pencil
  • F100
  • West Gallery II
Commentary
History
Further Reading
  • Probably in the Boudoir or the Grand salon, 2 rue Laffitte, 1871; Modern Gallery, Hertford House, by 1890.