The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Toilet and writing-table
  • Toilet and writing-table
  • Pierre Garnier (c. 1720 - 1800)
  • France
  • 1760 - 1765
  • Oak, amaranth, gilt bronze, blue leather, blue silk drawer linings, gold braid, gilt-brass containers, glass mirror, pinewood cores of legs, brass castors, griotte marble
  • Object size: 80.8 x 87.1 x 51.8 cm
  • Stamp: 'P. GARNIER'
    Inscription: 'Demoulin 1792' In pencil
    Inscription: 'Milieu' In red crayon
  • F125
  • West Gallery III
Further Reading
  • probably Jean-Baptiste Demoulin; probably Betrand Demoulin. Hertford House inventory 1890.